Reviews and Appeals
FOI review process
If you are not happy with our response to, or handling of your FOI request, you can ask for a review.
You must send your request for a review in writing within 40 working days of the original response being issued.
Send your request for a review via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also write to us at:
Freedom of Information Unit
West Midlands Police
Colmore Circus Queensway
Make sure you include your request reference number, and why you want a review. We aim to respond to you within 20 working days.
Appeal to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO)
If you are not happy with our response to your review, you can also appeal to the ICO. They will then decide if we have acted correctly.
You can find out how to request an appeal by visiting their website.
You can also call 0303 123 113, or write to:
Information Commissioner’s Office