SIC Northern Isles Ferry Services contract: failure to respond within statutory timescales – On 16 October 2014, Shetland Line (1984) Limited (SLL) asked the Scottish Ministers (the Ministers) for information about bid proposals and other information relating to the Northern Isles Ferry Services contract. This decision finds that the Ministers failed to respond to the request within the timescale allowed by the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA). The decision also finds that the Ministers failed to comply with SLL’s requirement for review within the timescale set down by FOISA.
 ScotIC 245 – 2014
Updated: 27 December 2021; Ref: scu.542662