The Freedom of Information Act (FoIA):
The publication scheme means we have to make certain information available. It tells you what information is available, what format it comes in and if you have to pay a fee to get it.
If you want information that isn’t on the publication scheme, you need to:
If you need extra help please contact FoI coordinator on 029 2078 0636.
Social Care Wales
South Gate House
Under the Data Protection Act 1998 you have a general right to see personal data held about you. These rights are known as ‘subject access rights’. In most situations you also have the right to be told if any information is held about you and to have a copy of that information.
There’s an information commissioner who makes sure all the laws about FoI and Data Protection are followed. We are registered with the commissioner so our work can be checked.