Under theFreedom of Information Act, an applicant who is dissatisfied with a response is entitled to an internal review in certain circumstances.
An applicant may request an internal review of CIMA's decision in the following instances:
An application for an internal review must be made within 30 calendar days from the date of receipt of CIMA's decision.
An application for an internal review should be submitted in writing by post or email to our Information Manager. The application for internal review should include your name, address, telephone number and the reference number of your FOI request and set out the reasons for seeking an internal review of the decision.
Appeal to the Information Commissioner
Where an applicant is either dissatisfied with the outcome of an internal review or where an internal review was not available, an applicant can seek an appeal from the Information Commissioner.
The application for an appeal should include your name, address, telephone number and the reference number of your FOI request and set out the reasons for seeking an appeal of the decision.