This page gives advice about how you can make a request for information under the Freedom of Information Act (2000).
As a publicly funded body, EKC Group is committed to conducting its business in an ethical and transparent manner. The Group’s Publications Schedule provides details about the information that is available. This includes information about:
If information is not included in the Publications Schedule, members of the public may submit a request for information under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) via FOI@eastkent.ac.uk
Requests for information must be made in writing and all requests will be responded to within 20 working days.
Please note that we cannot make information available if any of the following circumstances apply:
We will not normally charge for requests for information but where the cost of complying with a request involves excessive time to research and collate the information, we will apply a direct labour charge of £25 per hour. If the request involves sending copies of documents via post we will charge 10 pence per copy plus VAT and postage. In all such circumstances, we will advise the requestor of the estimated.