FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA 2000) promotes greater openness, transparency and accountability across the public sector and gives a general right of access, subject to certain exemptions applying, to all types of recorded information held by public authorities, which for the purposes of the Act includes UCEM.
UCEM has an obligation to the public under the FOIA regarding the information that it holds and is fully committed to compliance with the legislation and the underlying principle of openness and transparency.
UCEM also manages the publication scheme and offer guidance to staff on any aspect of compliance with the Act.
UCEM makes a vast amount of information publicly available via this website.
UCEM PUBLICATION SCHEME
The publication scheme is a guide to the types of information that we publish or intend to publish as a matter of routine.
UCEM have adopted the model publication scheme prepared and approved by the Information Commissioners Office (ICO):
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) model publication scheme
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) definition document for universities
UCEM publishes the following information as a matter of routine: