One of the aims of the Freedom of Information Act is that public authorities should be clear and proactive about the information they make available to the public. These publication schemes are intended to encourage organisations to make more information available and to develop a greater culture of openness.
Central to this, Section 19(2) of the FOI Act sets out the requirements for a publication scheme. A publication scheme must specify:
Our publication scheme is based on seven classes of information:
We welcome comments and suggestions on how we can improve the scheme, as it is important that the scheme meets your needs.
Please send your feedback to the email or address below.
E-mail: [email protected]
Corporate Information Officer
Carlisle City Council