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How to Submit an Enquiry

Please check to see if the information you are seeking is included in the Council's Publication Scheme, or may have been responded to recently.

Please click here to download the Freedom of Information Publication Scheme

If the information is not included on the Publication Scheme it may be that it is exempt.  
Please view  Bedford Borough Council's Disclosure Log to check the  directory of Freedom of Information/ Environmental Information Regulation requests received here


If the information is not on the Council's Publication Scheme and is not exempt you may request the information in one of the following ways:          

By letter to the following address:

Freedom of Information

Bedford Borough Council
Borough Hall
Cauldwell St Bedford
MK42 9AP

Email us at:   Freedomofinformation@bedford.gov.uk 

Fax us at : 01234 718390

Or by completing the following form.

Bedford Borough Council ensures any personal data collected will be retained securely for as long as necessary and only used for legitimate Council activities to facilitate the delivery of Council services, or for the purpose of preventing and/or detecting fraud and/or crime, in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

 

When contacting the Council, by whichever method chosen, please describe the specific information being sought, ensuring that sufficient details are provided so that we can respond.

 

Dependent upon the amount of information being sought, you may be asked to pay a fee.  Should this be the case, you will be contacted before any work commences.

Please click here to download the Scale of Charges

 

When you receive an answer to your request, should you believe that you have been denied any of your rights under the Act you have the right to lodge your complaint with Bedford Borough Council in line with our Internal Review Procedure.

Please click here to download the FOI Complaints Procedure

Should you still be dissatisfied with the outcome, you may take your complaint to the Information Commissioner.

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In this section find out about the makeup of Bedford Borough Council and who your local Councillors are. You can also find out how to register for elections, submit FOI enquiries and more.

 


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