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7A local authority within the meaning of the M1Local Government Act 1972, namely—E+W+S+N.I.

(a)in England, a county council, a London borough council, a district council or a parish council,

(b)in Wales, a county council, a county borough council or a community council.

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8The Greater London Authority.E+W+S+N.I.

9The Common Council of the City of London, in respect of information held in its capacity as a local authority, police authority or port health authority.E+W+S+N.I.

10The Sub-Treasurer of the Inner Temple or the Under-Treasurer of the Middle Temple, in respect of information held in his capacity as a local authority.E+W+S+N.I.

11The Council of the Isles of Scilly.E+W+S+N.I.

12A parish meeting constituted under section 13 of the M2Local Government Act 1972.E+W+S+N.I.

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13Any charter trustees constituted under section 246 of the M3Local Government Act 1972.E+W+S+N.I.

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[F114 A fire and rescue authority constituted by a scheme under section 2 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004 or a scheme to which section 4 of that Act applies.]E+W+S+N.I.

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F1Sch. 1 para. 14 substituted (E.W.) (1.10.2004 for E. and 10.11.2004 for W.) by Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004 (c. 21), ss. 53(1), 61, Sch. 1 para. 95; S.I. 2004/2304, art. 2(2) (subject to art. 3); S.I. 2004/2917, art. 2

15A waste disposal authority established by virtue of an order under section 10(1) of the M4Local Government Act 1985.E+W+S+N.I.

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[F215AAn authority established for an area in England by an order under section 207 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (joint waste authorities).]E+W+S+N.I.

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F2Sch. 1 para. 15A inserted (1.4.2008) by Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (c. 28), ss. 209(2), 245, Sch. 13 para. 54; S.I. 2008/917, art. 2(1)(o)(p)

16A port health authority constituted by an order under section 2 of the M5Public Health (Control of Disease) Act 1984.E+W+S+N.I.

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18An internal drainage board which is continued in being by virtue of section 1 of the M6Land Drainage Act 1991.E+W+S+N.I.

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19A joint authority established under Part IV of the M7Local Government Act 1985 [F4(fire and rescue services and transport)].E+W+S+N.I.

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[F519AAn economic prosperity board established under section 88 of the Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009.E+W+S+N.I.

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19BA combined authority established under section 103 of that Act.]E+W+S+N.I.

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20The London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority.E+W+S+N.I.

21A joint fire authority established by virtue of an order under section 42(2) of the M8Local Government Act 1985 (reorganisation of functions).E+W+S+N.I.

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22A body corporate established pursuant to an order under section 67 of the M9Local Government Act 1985 (transfer of functions to successors of residuary bodies, etc.).E+W+S+N.I.

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23A body corporate established pursuant to an order under [F6section 17 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007] (residuary bodies).E+W+S+N.I.

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F6Words in Sch. 1 para. 23 substituted (1.11.2007 with application as mentioned in art. 1(1) of the commencing S.I.) by Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 (c. 28), ss. 22, 245, Sch. 1 para. 20; S.I. 2007/3136, art. 2 (subject to art. 3)

24The Broads Authority established by section 1 of the M10Norfolk and Suffolk Broads Act 1988.E+W+S+N.I.

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25A joint committee constituted in accordance with section 102(1)(b) of the M11Local Government Act 1972.E+W+S+N.I.

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26A joint board which is continued in being by virtue of section 263(1) of the M12Local Government Act 1972.E+W+S+N.I.

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27A joint authority established under section 21 of the M13Local Government Act 1992.E+W+S+N.I.

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[F728A Passenger Transport Executive for an integrated transport area for the purposes of Part 2 of the Transport Act 1968.]E+W+S+N.I.

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F7Sch. 1 para. 28 substituted (E.W.) (9.2.2009) by Local Transport Act 2008 (c. 26), ss. 77, 134, Sch. 4 para. 64(2); S.I. 2009/107, art. 2(1), Sch. 1 Pt. 1 (subject to transitional provisions in Sch. 1 Pt. II)

29Transport for London.E+W+S+N.I.

30The London Transport Users Committee.E+W+S+N.I.

31A joint board the constituent members of which consist of any of the public authorities described in paragraphs 8, 9, 10, 12, 15, 16, 20 to 31, 57 and 58.E+W+S+N.I.

32A National Park authority established by an order under section 63 of the M14Environment Act 1995.E+W+S+N.I.

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33A joint planning board constituted for an area in Wales outside a National Park by an order under section 2(1B) of the M15Town and Country Planning Act 1990.E+W+S+N.I.

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35The London Development Agency.E+W+S+N.I.

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F9Sch. 1 Pt. 2 para. 35A added (19.4.2004) by The Freedom of Information (Additional Public Authorities) Order 2004 (S.I. 2004/938), art. 2, Sch. 1 (as amended (10.8.2004) by Freedom of Information (Additional Public Authorities) (Amendment) Order (S.I. 2004/1870), art. 2)

[F1135BAn inshore fisheries and conservation authority for a district established under section 149 of the Marine and Coastal Access Act 2009.]E+W+S+N.I.

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[F1235CAn urban development corporation established under section 135 of the Local Government, Planning and Land Act 1980.]E+W+S+N.I.

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