British Council disclosure log lists the requests we receive and the responses we give under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 which we feel would be of wider interest to the general public.
Disclosures in 2015
Employment and contract information relating to British Council staff who work in Greater London
Information about Erasmus+ grant agreement dates
A copy of the MoU between British Council and PEMEX
Information about British Council India and any possible transition to a private limited company
Information on British Council's use of Government Procurement Cards
Copies of ICT documents
Information on staffing levels and staff turnover in British Council Tokyo
Information about psychometric test
British Council payments for boarding school fees
Copies of British Council Annual Reports between 2000 - 2006
Information on British Council funding of Miftah
Information about British Council contracts with Hotcourses
A list of suppliers providing outsourced ICT services
Copies of job descriptions, stationary and organisational charts
Information about Art work owned by British Council
Information about primary contracts relating to support services around helpdesk support, desktop support and network support
Written communications between British Council and Marriage Equality
A copy of our bullying and harassment policy
The total cost of catering for internal meetings
Information about staff salaries
Stationary spend between 1 Apr 2013 - 31 March 2014
The number of laptops, mobile phones and tablets provided to UK staff
The number of FOI requests received between 1 Apr 2013 - 31 March 2014
The number of international trips by British Council staff in the last 12 months
Information on temporary workers supplied by Comensura
A copy of the agreement between British Council and TBCC
Contract information relating to corporate software/applications
The names and addresses of the companies who submitted a PQQ and ITT for the Manchester Catering Services tender
Payments made to the Confederation of British Industry (CBI)
Information on British Council's IT infrastructure
Information on British Council employment of non-Bahraini's in BC Bahrain
Numbers of British Council staff on zero hour contracts in US, Canada, Australia, India, China, Japan, UK and Germany
Questions on performance related pay within British Council teaching centres in the Middle East and North Africa region
Information of any industrial action taken place in the last 2 years in the UK or South East Asia
Information on the amount of money spent on Welsh education in Patagonia for 2005/15
Mobile information on annual average spend, number of users, duration dates and internal contact details.
Information on recycling and waste support and maintenance contracts
Information on out sourced managed contracts for server Hardware maintenance, server virtualisation licence and maintenance storage area network maintenance/support
Information of how much The British Council have spent on funding overseas students to enable them to study in Britian in 2012
Disclosures in 2016
Information on how much The British Council allocates to The Shakespeare lives programme globally each year
Information on financial accounting software for the British Council
Hong Kong staff salary grades
Copy of IELTS test incident reporting policy, complaints policy and examination rules.
Contract information relating to corporate software/applications.
The total expenditure for British Council operations in nine countries for the last three available financial years.
The current touring exhibition 'New British Inventors - Inside Heatherwick Studio'.
Information about preparations we have made for a possible vote to leave the EU at the 23 June referendum.
Travel and accommodation spend in 2015 and details of our Travel Management Company.
Information concerning temporary workers and agency organisations provided by Comensura.
The entire full level of financial support that the New British Inventors tour is receiving from all parties up until October 2016.
Details of the salary and expenses for currently employed staff who are on £144k or more.
The total amount of money that has been paid to the Burns Owen Partnerships, for the 65 purchase orders that have been raised between 2006 and 2016.
Information concerning union and pay information.
Information concerning ICT expenditure.
Information on male and female employee earnings.
BC Nigeria staff salaries
Details of temporary staff supplier
British Council spend in China, USA and India during 2010, 2012 and 2015
Information on ICT contracts
Facilities Management contract details
Corporate software contract details
A series of questions regarding the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA)
Local Area Network (LAN) contract details
Software applications used in British Council UK operations
British Council Nigeria staff salary grades
British Council South Africa salary for grade G staff
Disclosures in 2017
Org charts and staff pay details for British Council Hong Kong and British Council Singapore
Edinburgh Emerging Producers panel members
Copies of ICT documents
British Council Hong Kong and Singapore salary grades
Information about British Council's Wi-Fi contract in the UK
Expenditure on internal communications
British Council roles in mainland China
The Alumni Awards 2017 budget
Information on the use of bespoke software systems
Information on cyber attacks
China IELTS labour law contract expenses
Expenditure in all British Council countries in 2016 and 2017
Information about corporate software/enterprise applications
Fixed telecommunications and Internet Services contracts
Business travel and the procurement and usage of vehicle ownership
Marketing expenses in UK, Canada, China and India in 2016
Org charts and number of employees in BC UK, China, Canada and India
UK staff roles and salaries
British Council Hungary Staff salaries and grades
Spend in China, Canada, India and UK on marketing and promotion campaigns
British Council Nigeria Staff salaries and grades
How the funding for the grassroots football programme in China was spent
Information on our IT infrastructure in London
Information about temporary staffing contracts
Information on the Birax programme third round
Policy on use of corporate email accounts for personal use
PR and Social Media services and contracts
Union and pay details
Facilities Management contract details
Contract details for suppliers or telephony and network services
Software, vendors and costings for ERP services
IELTS exams and operations in Hong Kong and Macau
Software used by Comms team to manage press enquiries and communications with stakeholders
Disclosures in 2018
Information about mobile phone contracts
Numbers of annual visitors and hits to British Council websites
The number of child abuse reports relating to BC staff or third parties in the last five years
Details of our energy supply contracts in the UK
Information about British Council Facebook and Twitter accounts
Discounts offered to private schools in Pakistan for O level & A level exams
A copy of the Syndex Report
Information about The Generation UK–China campaign
Recruitment practises, recruitment policies and vacancies by ratio
Current salary for pay band 4 exams staff in BC Kenya
Number of visitors to the British Council website
Number of monthly visits to British Council websites
Information about the MyJustice Programme in Myanmar