FOI Disclosure Log 2012

Information released under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 in 2012

December 2012

Request reference: 173-12
Date of response: 19/12/2012
Request: Number of Polish students applying for student finance and amounts awarded, academic years 2008/09 to 2012/13
Response:

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Request reference: 177-12
Date of response: 17/12/2012
Request: Guidance used to assess what income should be included in a means-tested student finance assessment, specifically redundancy payments.
Response:

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Request reference: 168-12
Date of response: 12/12/2012
Request: Private institution data, including total amount paid and number of students, and newly designated course details
Response:

Download our response FOI data 168-12 (amounts paid and number of students) FOI data 168-12 (list of designated courses 01/04/2012 to 13/12/2012)

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November 2012

Request reference: 170-12
Date of response: 29/11/2012
Request: Copy of Equality Impact Assessment on DSA1 consent to share
Response:

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October 2012

Request reference: 135-12
Date of response: 17/10/2012
Request: Details of the calculation for gross monthly income cut-off points for deferment of pre-1998 Mortgage Style student loans
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Request reference: 138-12
Date of response: 10/10/2012
Request: Number of calls and call waiting times between June and August 2012 and number of complaints received between September 2010 and August 2012
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Request reference: 134-12
Date of response: 10/10/2012
Request: Number of students awarded full tuition fee loan based on lower level qualifications
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Request reference: 136-12
Date of response: 03/10/2012
Request: Call revenue generated through use of 0845 numbers in financial year 2011-12
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Request reference: 133-12
Date of response: 03/10/2012
Request: Information relating to the non-medical helper element of Disabled Students' Allowance
Response:

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Request reference: 131-12
Date of response: 03/10/2012
Request: Information on EU borrowers, including amounts paid by country of residence and by repayment status
Response:

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September 2012

Request reference: 145-12
Date of response: 26/09/2012
Request: Personal information of requestor
Response: Technical rejection issued under section 40(1) of the FOIA (pesonal information exemption) and requestor advised request would be handled as a Subject Access Request under the Data Protection Act 1998


Request reference: 132-12
Date of response: 20/09/2012
Request: A copy of the internal document showing that only the xe.com website is used for converting foreign currency for deferment purposes (of Mortgage Style student loans)
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Request reference: 125-12
Date of response: 20/09/2012
Request: Detailed breakdown of Chief Executive's expenses as declared in 2012 Annual Report (follow up to FOI request 106-12)
Response:

Download our response Table 1 Table 2 Table 3

Request reference: 118-12

Request reference: 118-12
Date of response: 03/09/2012
Request: A copy of all material held which relates to the potential consequences of Scotland becoming an independent country
Response:

Download our response Internal communications re Scottish independence

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August 2012

Request reference: 107-12
Date of response: 28/08/2012
Request: Details of data protection breaches in the last three years
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Request reference: 106-12
Date of response: 22/08/2012
Request: Information on Chief Executive's expenses, payments and pension
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Request reference: 104-12
Date of response: 21/08/2012
Request: Information on SLC press statement relating to media reports on Chief Executive
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Request reference: 100-12
Date of response: 14/08/2012
Request: Information on trade unions and trade union facility time
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Request reference: 101-12
Date of response: 14/08/2012
Request: Complaints data and information, and information on Independent Assessors
Response:

Download our response Tables 1 and 2 - complaints figures

Request reference: 102-12
Date of response: 13/08/2012
Request: Details of ICT infrastructure
Response:

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Request reference: 98-12
Date of response: 08/08/2012
Request: Data relating to deaf/hard of hearing students
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Request reference: 97-12
Date of response: 08/08/2012
Request: The number of students with dyslexia who received their DSA equipment between June 2010 and June 2012
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Request reference: 105-12
Date of response: 07/08/2012
Request: Agreements, internal policies and guidance relating to grant overpayments
Response:

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Request reference: 91-12
Date of response: 01/08/2012
Request: Student loan over-repayment data
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Request reference: 103-12
Date of response: 01/08/2012
Request: Details of ICT staff and infrastructure
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July 2012

Request reference: 96-12
Date of response: 30/07/2012
Request: Copies of submissions made to the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills and Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs relating to specific student finance appeal
Response: Technical rejection issued under section 40(1) and (2) of the FOIA (personal information exemptions) and request treated as Subject Access Request under the Data Protection Act 1998


Request reference: 93-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Where SLC has provided incorrect advice to students, have any students been honoured funding based on the incorrect advice?
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Request reference: 90-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Student loan arrears data for financial year 2011-12
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Request reference: 87-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Student funding paid to specific Higher Education Institutions, academic years 2006/07 to 2009/10"
Response:

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Request reference: 86-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Process for issuing legal proceedings against EU borrowers
Response:

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Request reference: 99-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Internal documents showing how ICR information/documentation is handled, processed and destroyed
Response:

Download our response Action Confirmation of Customer Details Form Data Protection Guideline

Request reference: 69-12
Date of response: 25/07/2012
Request: Disability type and equipment data
Response:

Download our response Table 1 - Disability type Table 2 - New DSA applications by HEI Table 3 - New DSA applications received by month Table 4 - DSA equipment type

Request reference: 92-12
Date of response: 24/07/2012
Request: Funding for English domiciled students at Trinity College Dublin
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Request reference: 95-12
Date of response: 18/07/2012
Request: Personal information of requestor
Response: Technical rejection issued under section 40(1) of the FOIA (pesonal information exemption) and requestor advised request would be handled as a Subject Access Request under the Data Protection Act 1998


Request reference: 84-12
Date of response: 18/07/2012
Request: Student loan over-repayment data for tax year 2010/11
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Request reference: 89-12
Date of response: 17/07/2012
Request: The total collection remuneration of SLC board members, details of the members of the Remuneration Committee and the number of board meetings attended by the board members
Response:

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Request reference: 85-12
Date of response: 17/07/2012
Request: Minutes of meeting where Ed Lester's remuneration package and the means by which he should be paid were authorised
Response:

Download our response Remuneration Committee minutes 13.12.2010

Request reference: 94-12
Date of response: 12/07/2012
Request: List of single non-medical helper suppliers
Response:

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Request reference: 81-12
Date of response: 12/07/2012
Request: Maintenance grants by Higher Education Institution, academic year 2009/10
Response:

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Request reference: 88-12
Date of response: 03/07/2012
Request: Complaints figures for 2011 and 2012
Response:

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June 2012

Request reference: 83-12
Date of response: 27/06/2012
Request: Follow up to FOI request 67-12 re original financial instruments
Response:

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Request reference: 82-12
Date of response: 25/06/2012
Request: Private institution funding in academic year 2010/11, broken down by Higher Education Institution
Response:

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Request reference: 78-12
Date of response: 27/06/2012
Request: Measures SLC has in place to ensure students do not receive more financial support than they are entitled to
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Request reference: 73-12
Date of response: 27/06/2012
Request: Data on student finance paid in academic year 2011/12 for those on designated courses at private institutions, at course level
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Request reference: 71-12
Date of response: 25/06/2012
Request: Breakdown of Table 3A of National Statistics for Oxford and Cambridge Universities
Response:

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Request reference: 68-12
Date of response: 19/06/2012
Request: Instructions from UK Border Agency for handling student information and circumstances in which students would be asked to provide further identity evidence
Response:

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Request reference: 80-12
Date of response: 14/06/2012
Request: Details of payments for DSA needs assessments and payments to Needs Assessment Centres
Response:

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Request reference: 76-12
Date of response: 13/06/2012
Request: How many applicants were refused student finance because they did not meet the residency requirements?
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Request reference: 77-12
Date of response: 12/06/2012
Request: Copies of statistical information released to The Telegraph within the last 12 months
Response:

Download our response Statistical information previously released to the Telegraph

Request reference: 67-12
Date of response: 12/06/2012
Request: Information on the retention of original student loan agreements
Response:

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Request reference: 79-12
Date of response: 11/06/2012
Request: Current student loan balance and how much requestor had repaid
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Request reference: 74-12
Date of response: 11/06/2012
Request: Copies of all correspondence sent by SLC representatives since 1 May 2011 that includes the word 'Rothschild'
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Request reference: 75-12
Date of response: 07/06/2012
Request: Criteria and income levels for eligibility to maintenance grants in academic year 2010/11
Response:

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Request reference: 64-12
Date of response: 07/06/2012
Request: Information on designated courses at private institutions
Response:

Download our response Table 1 - list of designated courses in 2011 and 2012

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May 2012

Request reference: 70-12
Date of response: 28/05/2012
Request: Agreements and policies relating to grant overpayments
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Request reference: 65-12
Date of response: 21/05/2012
Request: Eligibility for student loans for students studying at Trinity College Dublin
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Request reference: 62-12
Date of response: 17/05/2012
Request: Recovery of student loan repayments from EU borrowers
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Request reference: 66-12
Date of response: 16/05/2012
Request: Personal information of requestor
Response: Technical rejection issued under section 40(1) and (2) of the FOIA (personal information exemptions) and request treated as Subject Access Request under the Data Protection Act 1998


Request reference: 63-12
Date of response: 09/05/2012
Request: Complaints statistics 2007-08 to 2011-12 and process for assessing student loan applications
Response:

Download our response FOI analysis of new complaints received 07/08 - 11/12

Request reference: 60-12
Date of response: 09/05/2012
Request: Statistics showing the number of students who currently owe more than they originally borrowed
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Request reference: 59-12
Date of response: 09/05/2012
Request: Amounts loaned in tuition fee loans to EU students studying in the UK, amount repaid and amount outstanding between 2007 and 2011 in order to compare the compare to the same information for UK students studying in the UK
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Request reference: 58-12
Date of response: 09/05/2012
Request: Data relating to Disabled Students' Allowance (DSA) for academic years 2009/10 and 2010/11, including total expenditure, number of students in receipt of DSA, number of allowances awarded and average expenditure per student, for England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Response:

Download our response FOI DSA results

Request reference: 52-12
Date of response: 02/05/2012
Request: Statistics relating to complaints on application processing and appeals, April 2009 to March 2012
Response:

Download our response Table 1 - Complaints April 2009 to March 2012 Table 2 - Appeals 1 April 2009 to 31 March 2012

Request reference: 53-12
Date of response: 02/05/2012
Request: Grant overpayment statistics, academic year 2007/08 to 2009/10
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Request reference: 56-12
Date of response: 02/05/2012
Request: Number of students supplied Disabled Students' Allowance equipment through DSA-QAG registered suppliers in 2011
Response:

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Request reference: 61-12
Date of response: 02/05/2012
Request: Student loan over-repayment and refund statistics for 2011-12
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April 2012

Request reference: 55-12
Date of response: 05/04/2012
Request: Personal information of requestor
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Request reference: 54-12
Date of response: 24/04/2012
Request: Information relating to payments made to Non-Medical Helper suppliers under Disabled Students' Allowance
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Request reference: 57-12
Date of response: 25/04/2012
Request: Copies of SLC's full audited accounts for the past two years and information relating to designation of profits
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