Breakdown amount of applications received by Disclosure Scotland: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Information requested

1. Could you please provide me with information relating to the volume of applications received by Disclosure Scotland between March 2020 and the end of October 2020.

If possible, please provide figures in line with the previously-published FOI request FOI/202000099944.

Of the basic disclosures recorded each month, please also tell me how many were provided free to those in coronavirus response volunteers or workers.

2. Additionally, would it be possible to provide totals of the eight-month period for each of the council areas the application originated in? However, I understand if this information is not held.


1. Please see the attached document with the figures.  

2.  This information is not held by Disclosure Scotland. 

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, in this instance the Disclosure Scotland does not have some of the information you have requested.

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Phone: 0300 244 4000

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