The complainant has requested an internal report about the conduct/competency of a named psychiatrist. Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust (the Trust) refused to confirm or deny whether or not the requested information was held under section 40(5) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA). The Commissioner’s decision is that the Trust was correct to neither confirm or deny whether the requested information was held under section 40(5) FOIA. The Commissioner requires no steps to be taken.
Section of Act/EIR and Finding: FOI 40 – Complaint Not upheld
 UKICO FS50474386
England and Wales
Updated: 19 November 2021; Ref: scu.528214