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Information Commissioner’s Award Recipients

Information Commissioner’s Award Recipients

James Needham of the Land Valuation Department and Debora Goins-Francis of the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] received the 2020 Information Commissioner’s Award for Information Officers. A spokesperson said, “Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez formally announced the recipients of the 2020 Information Commissioner’s Award for Information... Read more of this article

ICO Launches “I Want to Know” Video Series

ICO Launches “I Want to Know” Video Series

The Information Commissioner’s Office’s [ICO] is releasing a public awareness video series titled ‘I Want to Know!’ A spokesperson said, “Acting Information Commissioner Answer Styannes announces the release of the Information Commissioner’s Office’s ‘I Want to Know!’ public awareness video series. “The ICO’s videos... Read more of this article

ICO Celebrates International Right To Know Day

ICO Celebrates International Right To Know Day

As part of the Information Commissioner’s Office commemoration of International Right To Know Day, the Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez delivered her 2020 International Right to Know Day Declaration at the City Hall. A spokesperson said, “On 28 September 2020, the Information Commissioner Gitanjali S. Gutierrez delivered her 2020... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] has released the latest edition of their ‘Monthly Roundup.’ The ICO said, “The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] welcomes you to the August issue of our Monthly Roundup. The ICO is an independent public office that promotes and enforces the Public Access to Information [PATI] Act 2010 in Bermuda. “Every... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner Issues Four Decisions

Information Commissioner Issues Four Decisions

Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 10/2020 in regards to the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA], and decisions 11/2020, 12/2020, and 13/2020 in regards to the Department of Education.Decision 10/2020, Bermuda Monetary Authority [PDF] Decision 11/2020, Department of Education [PDF] Decision 12/2020, Department of Education [PDF] Decision... Read more of this article

ICO Decision On Bermuda Health Council

ICO Decision On Bermuda Health Council

Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 09/2020 in regards to the Bermuda Health Council. A spokesperson said, “On 27 August 2020, Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 09/2020, Bermuda Health Council, which considered a partial refusal of a PATI request for statistical records on diagnostic imaging... Read more of this article

ICO Decision On Bermuda Monetary Authority

ICO Decision On Bermuda Monetary Authority

Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 08/2020 in regards to the Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA]. A spokesperson said, “Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 08/2020, Bermuda Monetary Authority [BMA], involving a PATI request for records related to the BMA’s staff recruitment plans. The BMA refused access... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] has released the latest edition of their ‘Monthly Roundup.’ The ICO said, “The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] welcomes you to the July issue of our Monthly Roundup. The ICO is an independent public office that promotes and enforces the use of the Public Access to Information [PATI]... Read more of this article

ICO Decisions On RA & Government House

ICO Decisions On RA & Government House

The Information Commissioner issued two decisions regarding the Regulatory Authority and Government House. A spokesperson said, “Information Commissioner Gitanjali Gutierrez issued Decision 06/2020, Regulatory Authority, on 24 July 2020, which considered an internal review decision by the Regulatory Authority [Authority] of a Public Access to... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

Information Commissioner’s ‘Monthly Roundup’

The Information Commissioner’s Office released the latest edition of their “Monthly Roundup”. The ICO said, “The Information Commissioner’s Office [ICO] welcomes you to the June issue of our Monthly Roundup! The ICO is an independent public office that promotes and enforces the use of the Public Access to Information [PATI] Act 2010 in Bermuda. “June... Read more of this article

ICO Decision On Human Rights Commission

ICO Decision On Human Rights Commission

The Information Commissioner issued Decision 05/2020 in regards to the Human Rights Commission. A spokesperson said, “The Information Commissioner issued her fifth decision in 2020 on 30 June 2020. In Decision 05/2020, Human Rights Commission, the Information Commissioner considered a refusal by the Human Rights Commission [HRC] of a Public Access... Read more of this article

ICO Decision: Request Filed With Cabinet Office

ICO Decision: Request Filed With Cabinet Office

Acting Information Commissioner Answer Styannes issued Decision 04/2020, which relates to a request to the Cabinet Office  concerning the four Uighur men who arrived in Bermuda in June 2009. A spokesperson said, “Acting Information Commissioner Answer Styannes issued Decision 04/2020, Cabinet Office, on Thursday, 28 May 2020. “Decision... Read more of this article

Information Commissioner’s 2019 Annual Report

Information Commissioner’s 2019 Annual Report

The Information Commissioner’s Office Annual Report 2019 has been released, highlighting the operation of the Public Access to Information [PATI]. A spokesperson said, “The Information Commissioner’s 2019 Annual Report is now available to the public, after being tabled in both Houses of the Legislature. This Report presents statistics on the... Read more of this article