February 2024 Decisions Roundup

March 20, 2024

In February 2024, the Information Commissioner received 8 new applications, closed 8 cases (2 withdraws, 6 decisions). As of 29… Read more

The PATI Act & the publishing of public contract details

February 2, 2024

On 1 April 2015, the Public Access to Information Act 2010 went into effect. Section 6(6) of the PATI Act… Read more

Information Commissioner’s Compliance Enforcement Policy & Handbook Available

January 18, 2024

Around this time every year, as part of the Information Commissioner’s oversight, the ICO receives annual updates from government departments… Read more

December Decisions Roundup

January 12, 2024

In December 2023, the Information Commissioner received five new applications, issued twelve decisions, resolved one review and found one application… Read more

The Latest ICO Guidances

January 4, 2024

Did you know the ICO publishes Guidances on the exemptions and other key provisions in the PATI Act? Each Guidance… Read more

I Want to Know…

November 13, 2023

I Want to know about government department’s Gmail and WhatsApp accounts… Q: Can I ask for communication records from Gmail… Read more

October Decisions Roundup

November 7, 2023

In October 2023, the Information Commissioner issued four decisions: Decisions 35/2023 and 36/2023, Bermuda Police Service For Decisions 35/2023 and… Read more

Information Commissioner Delivers PATI Presentation to the Sandys Rotary Club

November 3, 2023

Commissioner Gutierrez recently gave her third PATI presentation to the Sandys Rotary Club since 2016. Rotary members enjoyed an interactive… Read more

International Right to Know Day 2023

October 19, 2023

The ICO celebrated another successful International Right to Know Day with the theme Start. Lead. Change. Use the PATI Act.… Read more