The main objective of the Act is to foster and develop a culture of openness, transparency and accountability in public bodies. The Act is designed to allow public access to information held by public bodies which is NOT routinely available through other sources. Access to information under the Act is subject to certain exemptions and involves specific procedures and time limits.
The Public Sector Information Liaison Officer is Theresa Doyle.
All available information is listed in the FOI RIAM document below.