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2001 - 2016 Freedom of Information (FOI) Requests

FOI requests received by the FSA and other information released under the Freedom of Information Act and Environmental Information Regulations.

Summary table of exemptions under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

From: 1 Jan 2000
To: 31 Dec 2000
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Food related prosecutions - requested 4 February 2016

From: 1 Jan 2002
To: 23 Feb 2016
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Summary table of exceptions under the Environment Information Regulations 2004

From: 1 Jan 2004
To: 31 Dec 2004
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Applications to Fighting Fund by Welsh local authorities - requested 1 May 2013

From: 1 Apr 2004
To: 30 Apr 2013
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Gifts and Hospitality - FSA's Operations Group - requested 3 July 2012

From: 1 Jan 2009
To: 15 Apr 2012

FOI response on unannounced inspections carried out by the FSA and local authorities - requested 19 May 2014

From: 1 Apr 2010
To: 31 May 2014
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Total expenditure by the UK on Food Safety Campaigns and Operations - requested 3 April 2014

From: 1 Apr 2010
To: 31 Mar 2014
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1. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 4 Jun 2010
To: 4 Jun 2010
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2. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 3 Dec 2010
To: 3 Dec 2010
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FSA's FOI statistics - requested 8 April 2016

From: 1 Jan 2011
To: 31 Dec 2015
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Flights booked in 2011 by the FSA through procurement frameworks offered by the GPS - requested 23 August 2013

From: 1 Jan 2011
To: 31 Dec 2011
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Enforcement of animal welfare regulations at slaughter

From: 1 Apr 2011
To: 31 Mar 2014

Enforcement of animal welfare regulations at slaughter Animal welfare monthly reporting - Table 1: April 2011 – March 2012

From: 1 Apr 2011
To: 31 Mar 2012

Audit 1722-CP-06/11: Alishia Foods - requested 22 February 2012

From: 3 Jun 2011
To: 3 Jun 2011
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3. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 7 Jul 2011
To: 7 Jul 2011
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Audit 1536-CP-10/11: John Scott Meats (Paisley) Ltd - requested 22 February 2012

From: 27 Oct 2011
To: 27 Oct 2011
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4. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 9 Dec 2011
To: 9 Dec 2011
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Breaches of abattoir regulations over the past three years response - requested 11 June 2014

From: 1 Jan 2012
To: 11 Jun 2014
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Disclosure Log of requests received by the Agency

From: 1 Jan 2012
To: 31 Dec 2012
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FSA e-cards response - requested 7 January 2014

From: 1 Jan 2012
To: 31 Dec 2014
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FSA staff on Maternity/Paternity Leave - requested 27 July 2015

From: 1 Jan 2012
To: 31 Dec 2014
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Number of horses slaughtered - requested 26 May 2015

From: 1 Jan 2012
To: 31 Dec 2014
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Audit 1722-CP-01/12: S B Basildene Ltd - requested 22 February 2012

From: 13 Jan 2012
To: 13 Jan 2012
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Air journeys from Cardiff to Anglesey response - requested 16 January 2015

From: 1 Apr 2012
To: 31 Mar 2015
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Enforcement of animal welfare regulations at slaughter Animal welfare monthly reporting - Table 1: April 2012 – March 2013

From: 1 Apr 2012
To: 31 Mar 2013

FSA staffing numbers - requested 27 September 2016

From: 1 Apr 2012
To: 1 Apr 2016
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Missing laptops, mobile phones and data - requested 30 March 2015

From: 1 Apr 2012
To: 31 Mar 2015
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5. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 28 May 2012
To: 28 May 2012
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Response to enquiry about 'component scores' held on the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS) database

From: 16 Aug 2012
To: 16 Aug 2012

'Component scores' explained

From: 29 Aug 2012
To: 29 Aug 2012
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'Component scores' held on the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme database

From: 29 Aug 2012
To: 29 Aug 2012

6. Full audit report for High Peak Meat Exports (4185) - requested 14 February 2013

From: 10 Sep 2012
To: 10 Sep 2012
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FSAI and FSA communications in relation to the FSAI's findings of a number of burger products containing horse and pig DNA - requested 11 March 2013

From: 23 Nov 2012
To: 17 Jan 2013
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Response to request for imported food data from local authorities

From: 21 Dec 2012
To: 21 Dec 2012
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DNA testing of meat and fish products

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2013
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FSA staff expenses - requested 12 February 2016

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2015

FSA staff expenses - requested 12 February 2016

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2015
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Horses slaughtered in 2013 and 2014

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2014
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Pigs tested positively for Trichinella

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2015
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Prosecutions resulting from breaches in animal welfare legislation

From: 1 Jan 2013
To: 31 Dec 2013
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Findus beef lasagne products results

From: 1 Feb 2013
To: 28 Feb 2013
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Request for full audit reports of the High Peak abattoir - requested 14 February 2013

From: 14 Feb 2013
To: 14 Feb 2013

Amount spent by the FSA on translators and interpreters in 2013/14

From: 1 Apr 2013
To: 31 Mar 2014

Enforcement of animal welfare regulations at slaughter Animal welfare monthly reporting - Table 1: April 2013 – March 2014

From: 1 Apr 2013
To: 31 Mar 2014

Social media spend

From: 1 Apr 2013
To: 31 Mar 2016
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FOI: Information about Tim Smith: ACOBA letter

From: 3 Apr 2013
To: 3 Apr 2013
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FOI: Information about Tim Smith: Response

From: 3 Apr 2013
To: 3 Apr 2013
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FOI: Information about Tim Smith: email exchange

From: 3 Apr 2013
To: 3 Apr 2013
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FOI: Information about Tim Smith: email exchange 2

From: 3 Apr 2013
To: 3 Apr 2013
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Impact Assessment for FSA’s 2012 proposal for official controls on meat

From: 9 May 2013
To: 9 May 2013
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Calls to premium rate numbers

From: 1 Jul 2013
To: 30 Jun 2016
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Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013

From: 2 Sep 2013
To: 2 Sep 2013

Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013 Agenda of industry summit on Campylobacter

From: 2 Sep 2013
To: 2 Sep 2013
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Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013 List of attendees, industry summit on campylobacter reduction

From: 2 Sep 2013
To: 2 Sep 2013
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FOI request: Prosecutions resulting from breaches in animal welfare legislation in 2014, the number of licensed slaughterhouses in England and their adherence to animal welfare legislation

From: 1 Jan 2014
To: 31 Dec 2014
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FOI response regarding DNA tests carried out on meat and fish species

From: 1 Jan 2014
To: 31 Dec 2014
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Annex C: Records from the animal welfare database for 2014-15

From: 1 Apr 2014
To: 31 Mar 2015

FOI Information from the Animal Welfare Database 

From: 1 Apr 2014
To: 31 Mar 2015

FOI request: Enforcement of animal welfare regulations at slaughter for the financial year 2014 to 2015

From: 1 Apr 2014
To: 31 Mar 2015
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Freedom of Information release: Animal welfare compliances

From: 1 Apr 2014
To: 30 Jun 2016
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Mean and median earnings for male and female staff

From: 1 Apr 2014
To: 31 Mar 2016
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FOI response on the total budget for the raw milk consultation

From: 16 Apr 2014
To: 16 Apr 2014
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Freedom of Information Act 2000: Disclosure log criteria

From: 30 Jun 2014
To: 30 Jun 2014
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Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP) Paper - August 2014

From: 31 Aug 2014
To: 31 Aug 2014
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FOI response on Black Asian Minority Ethnic (BAME) diversity in the FSA

From: 9 Sep 2014
To: 9 Sep 2014
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FSA's contribution to CBI fees

From: 9 Sep 2014
To: 9 Sep 2014
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Environmental Information Regulations response on perchlorate levels in fruit and vegetables

From: 17 Oct 2014
To: 17 Oct 2014
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FOI response to Pay and Terms and Conditions for FSA staff

From: 1 Dec 2014
To: 1 Dec 2014
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Fish species identification

From: 1 Jan 2015
To: 30 Nov 2015
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Travel and accommodation costs

From: 1 Jan 2015
To: 31 Dec 2015
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FOI response on Individuals employed by the Food Standards Agency in Greater London

From: 20 Jan 2015
To: 20 Jan 2015
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FOI response: FSA's managed print services

From: 9 Feb 2015
To: 9 Feb 2015
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FOI response: Undeclared horsemeat products supplied to schools

From: 9 Feb 2015
To: 9 Feb 2015
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FOI response regarding the number of staff employed by the agency and how many are signed up to support a charity via a Payroll Giving/Give As You Earn Scheme

From: 13 Mar 2015
To: 13 Mar 2015
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Annex D: Records from the animal welfare database for 2015-16

From: 1 Apr 2015
To: 31 Mar 2016

The Go Down receipt

From: 11 May 2015
To: 11 May 2015
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Incident Procedure

From: 31 May 2015
To: 31 May 2015
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FOI response on FSA's G4S contract

From: 25 Jun 2015
To: 25 Jun 2015
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FSA's telephone maintenance contracts

From: 30 Jul 2015
To: 30 Jul 2015
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FSA's contributions to CBI fees

From: 6 Aug 2015
To: 6 Aug 2015
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FSA's recycling and waste contracts

From: 17 Aug 2015
To: 17 Aug 2015
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FSA's use of Oracle products

From: 18 Aug 2015
To: 18 Aug 2015
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FSA's corporate software and applications contracts

From: 19 Aug 2015
To: 19 Apr 2016
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FSA press statements

From: 28 Sep 2015
To: 28 Sep 2015
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Structure of FSA's IT department

From: 20 Oct 2015
To: 20 Oct 2015
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Eastern City receipt

From: 28 Oct 2015
To: 28 Oct 2015
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FSA's IT structure

From: 28 Oct 2015
To: 28 Oct 2015
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Government Procurement Card Transactions

From: 28 Oct 2015
To: 26 Dec 2015
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Abattoirs approved to slaughter horses the UK

From: 2 Nov 2015
To: 2 Nov 2015
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FSA's mobile device usage and hardware

From: 2 Nov 2015
To: 2 Nov 2015
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FSA's banking, audit and card processing services contracts

From: 11 Nov 2015
To: 11 Nov 2015
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Defra Fosse House receipt

From: 18 Nov 2015
To: 18 Nov 2015
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Barton Farm Dairy

From: 24 Nov 2015
To: 24 Nov 2015
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Piccolino receipt

From: 25 Nov 2015
To: 25 Nov 2015
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Plum & Spilt Milk receipt

From: 26 Nov 2015
To: 26 Nov 2015
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Pret receipt

From: 3 Dec 2015
To: 3 Dec 2015
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Mumbai Lounge receipt

From: 12 Dec 2015
To: 12 Dec 2015
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MW Eat receipt

From: 15 Dec 2015
To: 15 Dec 2015
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DNA tests for fish species identification - requested 28 November 2016

From: 1 Jan 2016
To: 31 Oct 2016
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Rates of pay for FSA staff

From: 6 Jan 2016
To: 6 Jan 2016
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FSA's Local Area Network contract

From: 15 Jan 2016
To: 15 Jan 2016
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FSA's Wi-Fi contract

From: 19 Jan 2016
To: 19 Jan 2016
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Cause for Concern list

From: 17 Feb 2016
To: 17 Feb 2016
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Data Protection Act breaches

From: 30 Mar 2016
To: 30 Mar 2016
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Annex E: Records from the animal welfare database for April - June 2016

From: 1 Apr 2016
To: 30 Jun 2016

Cyber attacks

From: 28 Apr 2016
To: 28 Apr 2016
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Less than thoroughly cooked minced meat

From: 26 May 2016
To: 26 May 2016
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FSA's ICT expenditure

From: 29 Jul 2016
To: 29 Jul 2016
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Number of cattle culled due to Mastitis and Lameness

From: 13 Oct 2016
To: 13 Oct 2016
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FOI request regarding the amount spent on ICT training by the FSA

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FOI request: FSA's IT support contracts

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FOI request: FSA's mobile phone contracts

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FOI request: FSA's software licences

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FOI request: FSA’s ICT systems

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FOI request: enforcement action and approved food businesses in the London Boroughs of Bromley, Lewisham, Greenwich, Bexley and Southwark

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FOI response letter to Pay and Terms and Conditions for FSA staff

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FOI response on Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership (TTIP)

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FOI response regarding FSA money spent on Christmas decorations, parties and cards

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FOI response regarding FSA's IT servers

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FOI response regarding the safety of aspartame

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FOI response: FSA's ICT contracts for server hardware maintenance, server virtualisation license and maintenance, and storage area network maintenance/support

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FOI response: Incident recording software

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FOI response: legislation and approval of slaughterhouses in the UK

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FSA 12/11/06 - Local Authority Enforcement Monitoring System (LAEMS) report

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FSA response regarding returned equine passports

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FSA response to Freedom of Information request relating to the publication of the FSA’s retail survey on levels of campylobacter in chicken

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FSA response to an FOI request regarding the presence of contaminants in Scottish farmed salmon

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FSA's software contracts

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Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013 Follow up letter to stakeholders from the FSA's Chief Executive, Catherine Brown, 6 September 2013

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Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013 Invitation letter to industry summit on campylobacter

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Freedom of Informaiton Request FSA industry summit on campylobacter reduction, 2 September 2013 Speaking notes of the FSA's Director of Policy, Steve Wearne, industry summit on campylobacter

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Freedom of Information Act 2000 Publication Scheme

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Imported food data (LAEMS) from local authorities

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Slaughterhouse procedures

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Totos receipt

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