Information Commission Decisions
- Mr X and Sunbeam House Services
Whether SHS was justified in refusing access to a report about a residential centre under sections 29, 30(1)(a), 30(1)(b), 35, 36(1)(b), 36(1)(c) and 37(1) of the FOI Act
- Mr JH and Property Registration Authority
Whether the PRA was justified in its decision to refuse access to any further maps relating to a specified folio other than those released on the ground that it holds no further relevant maps, and to refuse access, under section 41(1)(a) of the Act, to the specified Instrument on the ground that disclosure of the record is prohibited by the Land Registration Rules 2012
- Mr X and Trinity College Dublin
Whether TCD was justified in refusing access to emails sent from a former student’s account on the basis that it does not hold the emails for the purposes of section 11(1) of the FOI Act
- Mr X and Transport Infrastructure Ireland
Whether TII was justified in refusing access to records concerning the selection of the preferred Metrolink route
- Ms J and Health Service Executive
Whether the HSE was justified in refusing access, under sections 17 and 37 of the FOI Act, to certain records, in whole or in part, relating to the applicant’s son held by the HSE’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
- Y Ltd and Cork County Council
Whether Cork County Council was justified in refusing accessing to tender documents relating to the N22 Baile Bhuirne to Macroom Road Development under sections 35 and 36 of the FOI Act
- Mr Y and Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage
Whether the Department has complied with the requirements of section 10 of the Act in response to the application made by the applicant for a statement of reasons as to why he was reverted to his former grade at the end of his probationary period
- Mr X c/o Y Solicitors and Department of Education
Whether the Department was justified in refusing the applicant’s request under section 15(1)(g) of the FOI Act on the basis that it forms part of a pattern of manifestly unreasonable requests
- Mr K and Department of Foreign Affairs
Whether the statement of reasons supplied by the Department to the applicant as to why it had refused his data subject access requests (access requests) under the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) was sufficient for the purposes of section 10 of the FOI Act
- Mr N and Longford and Westmeath Education and Training Board
Whether LWETB was justified in refusing to grant access to part of a successful tenderer’s pre-award etender submission on the ground that it is exempt from release under section 36(1)(b) of the FOI Act
- Mr & Mrs X c/o Y Solicitors and The Office of Public Works
Whether the OPW has justified its refusal to release river survey data relating to the Shannon CFRAM...
- Colette Sexton, Sunday Business Post and RTÉ
Whether RTÉ was justified in its decision to refuse access to the salaries of certain presenters and other staff members under sections 30, 35, 36 or 37 of the FOI...
- Mr and Mrs X and TUSLA: Child and Family Agency (TUSLA) (FOI Act 2014)
Whether TUSLA was justified in deciding to refuse access to parts of the applicants' fostering files on the grounds that the records are exempt from release under sections 31, 35 and 37 of the FOI...
- Premier Lotteries Ireland DAC and the Office of the Regulator of the National Lottery (ORNL)(FOI Act 2014)
Whether the ORNL was justified in its decision to grant partial access to correspondence between ORNL and the applicant relating to alleged upselling of National Lottery...
- Mr X and Health Service Executive
Whether the HSE was justified in refusing access to the applicant’s parents’ medical records, including any information in the records that relates to...
- Mr Y and Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine
Whether the Department was justified in refusing information relating to the identity of the person who reported the death of a calf near the applicant’s property under sections 35(1)(a) and/or 42(m)(i) of the FOI...
- Mr X and National Council for Special Education
Whether the refusal of access by the NCSE to records concerning the education of children with autism is justified under section 29(1) and section 30(1)(a) and (c) of the FOI...
- Mr X and the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation
Whether the Department was justified in deciding to refuse access to records relating to the applicant's employment with the Department on the grounds that the records are exempt under section 10(1)(a) or section 22(1)(a) or excluded under section 46 of the FOI...
- Company X and Gas Networks Ireland
Whether GNI was justified in refusing access to records relating to a proposed 18 MW data centre, known as the Gemini Data Centre, at IDA Business Park, Ballycoolin, Dublin...
- Mr Colin Coyle of The Sunday Times and RTÉ
Whether RTÉ was justified in refusing access to records regarding its decision to cease the Eurosong/Mentor format of selecting Ireland's 2016 Eurovision...