The Freedom of Information - FOI (Scotland) Act 2002 aims to increase openness and accountability in government and across the public sector by ensuring the public have the right to access information held by public authorities - including Forth Valley College.
The Act came into force from 1st January 2005.
From the website of the Scottish Information Commissioner:
The Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 requires public authorities to adopt and maintain a publication scheme, setting out information that is published by the authority. The College's publication scheme sets out:
The publication scheme is designed to demonstrate the College's commitment to openness and transparency and the public interest.
Further information about FOI and the Publication Scheme may be obtained from:
Forth Valley College of Further and Higher Education
Tel: 01324 403203
Fax: 01324 403209