Under Section 33 of the FOI Law you may apply for an internal review of a decision by a public authority for:
(a) refusing to grant access;
(b) only granting partial access to the record(s) specified in your application;
(c) deferring the grant of access to the document;
(d) charging a fee for action taken or as to the amount of the fee; or
under Section 33(2) refusing to make an amendment or annotation to a personal record.
(a) your name, address and telephone number;
(b) a copy of your Application and/or the Reference Number assigned to your Application;
(c) a copy of this letter; and
(d) if so inclined, the basis on which you are requesting a Review of the decision indicated.
If upon internal review, the decision is still not favourable to you, you have the right under section 42 of the FOI Law to appeal to the Office of the Ombudsman within 30 days of:
(a) the date of notification of the decision taken at internal review;
(b) a decision taken by a responsible Minister, Chief Officer or Principal Officer of the public authority; or
(c) the date on which you should have been notified of the decision(s)
referred to above but of which you received no notification.
For ease of reference, the contact details for the Office of the Ombudsman are:
3rd Floor, Anderson Square
PO Box 2252
Grand Cayman KY1-1107
For supplementary information regarding FOI, please visit the FOI Unit’s website at www.foi.gov.ky or the Office of the Ombudsman’s website at https://ombudsman.ky/foi
Information on the FOI Appeals process can also be found on the website for the Office of the Ombudsman.