The Freedom of Information Act 2014 came into effect for Longford and Westmeath ETB on 14th April 2015.
The act gives anyone the right:
- to request access to official records held by us;
- to have personal information held on them corrected or updated where such information is incomplete, incorrect or misleading;
- to be given reasons for decisions taken by us that affect them.
Make a Freedom of Information Request
Freedom of Information Requests
Marlinstown Business Park
If you have any questions about Freedom of Information, please call David McGreal, FOI Officer on 044 9348389, or send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org
Here’s a copy of the Freedom of Information Act 2014.
The Freedom of Information website contains a helpful list of frequently asked questions, plus lots more information, guidelines and other resources relevant to the act.
The Office of the Information Commissioner reviews decisions made by public bodies in relation to Freedom of Information requests in a fair and independent way. The Commissioner also promotes the operation of the act and, from time to time, publishes commentaries on the operation of the act.
Here’s a list of recent requests we have received and dealt with.
Freedom of Information Publication Scheme
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2014, LWETB is obliged to publish a Publication Scheme, which is a comprehensive body of information about all of our services and activities. This is currently (March 2016) being compiled and will appear here before the 14th April 2016.