Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Ceisteanna (298)

Jack Chambers

Ceist:

298. Deputy Jack Chambers asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the number of freedom of information requests in which her Department made a decision to deny; and the number in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of her Department in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019. [51454/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Business)

Details of the number of Freedom of Information requests in which the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and it’s offices, made a decision to fully deny and the number of requests in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of the Department in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019 are outlined in the tables below.

Total FOI requests fully denied in 2016

Total FOI requests in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of the Department in 2016

29

0

Total FOI requests fully denied in 2017

Total FOI requests in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of the Department in 2017

44

0

Total FOI requests fully denied in 2018

Total FOI requests in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of the Department in 2018

30

0

Total FOI requests fully denied in 2019

Total FOI requests in which the Information Commissioner overturned the decision of the Department in 2019

33

0