The complainant requested information from the NHS Commissioning Board (NHS England) about instructions to NHS England staff on how to behave during the Covid-19 pandemic. By the date of this notice NHS England had failed to provide a substantive response to this request. The Commissioner’s decision is that NHS England has breached section 10(1) of the FOIA in that it failed to provide a valid response to the request within the statutory time frame of 20 working days. The Commissioner requires NHS England to respond to the complainant’s request in accordance with the FOIA.
FOI 10: Complaint upheld
 UKICO IC-81143
England and Wales
Updated: 01 August 2022; Ref: scu.659782