Freedom of information requests

Corporate Freedom of Information requests

We have disclosed the requests we receive for information from our own corporate records. For each entry we show the request, whether or not it was successful, and any information we provided.

View the information requests we have received and our responses.

Freedom of Information statistics

In 2017-18, we responded to 95% of Freedom of Information (FOI), Data Protection and Environmental Information Regulation requests within the regulatory timescales.

On average The National Archives receives around 10% of all Freedom of Information requests made to over 40 monitored government bodies (source: GOV.UK).

View a quarterly breakdown of FOI responses answered within the statutory timeframe since 2010.

Responses to FOI requests (XLS, 35 KB)