Skip to main content

UK Financial Investments Ltd.: Freedom of Information

Volume 487: debated on Monday 26 January 2009

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether UK Financial Investments Ltd. will be subject to the provisions of (a) the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and (b) the Environmental Information Regulations provisions; and whether it is a non-departmental public body. (250517)

As it is a publicly owned company, UK Financial Investments Ltd. (UKFI) is a ‘public authority’ as defined by s. 6(1) of the Freedom of Information Act and also as defined by regulation 2(2) (b) of the Environmental Information Regulations when read together with s. 3(1) (b) of the Freedom of Information Act.