Freedom of information
Make a freedom of information request
You can ask for any recorded information that is held by us, including printed documents, computer files, letters, emails, photographs and sound and video recordings.
- ask us in writing
- include your real name
- include an address for correspondence
- give a full description of the information you are asking for
We will respond to each request within 20 working days.
If you wish to make a request for your own records, please see https://www.n-somerset.gov.uk/my-council/data-protection-foi/data-protection/sar/
We receive a lot of duplicate FOI requests. Before you make a request, look at our recently closed cases to see if the response to your request is already available. If so, just email us with the reference number of the previous response and we’ll send the information to you.
We have received a large number of requests regarding fire safety in tall buildings; the answers for which can be found in the document below.
make a freedom of information request
01934 634 609