Request non-personal information

The Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA) and the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 provide a general right of access to recorded information held by us.

This legal right of access includes all types of “recorded” information we hold, from any date. This may include computer documents, handwritten notes, plans, videos and tape recordings and photographs.

How to ask for information

  • How do you know what information we hold, and what you have the right to see?
  • Asking for information
  • Can you request environmental information?
  • How long does it take to get a reply?
  • How much will it cost?
  • What if you are unhappy with the reply?
  • Who enforces the Act?