Freedom of Information – Publication Scheme
The Freedom of Information Act promotes greater openness and accountability across the public sector by requiring all public authorities to make information available proactively, through a publication scheme. A publication scheme is a document which describes the information a public authority publishes, or intends to publish. Public authorities are defined in the Act and include colleges, further education colleges and sixth form colleges.
Under the provisions of the Act you can access information held by Bury College in two ways:
This relates to organisational information, structures, locations and contacts.
This section includes financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts, audits and reviews.
This section includes strategies and plans, performance information, audits, inspections and reviews.
This section covers the College’s current written protocols, policies and procedures for delivering our services and responsibilities.
This section contains information held in registers required by law and other lists and registers relating to the functions of the College.
Information about the services the College provides including courses, guidance and newsletters (relates to current information only).