The Request

Received on 28 June 2015


Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you forward me a copy of your current Bullying and Harassment Policy for staff.

Many thanks

Our Response

Responded on 2 July 2015

Case Reference: FOI/2015/45

2 July 2015


Thank you for your request for information dated 28 June 2015 concerning a copy of British Council’s current Bullying and Harassment Policy for staff. Your request has been handled under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) 2000 and has been passed to me for reply.

I can confirm, under section 1 (1) (a) of the FOIA, that the British Council does hold the information you have requested.

Please find attached a copy of British Council’s Harassment and Bullying Policy and Guidance.

I hope the information provided has been useful.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your original letter and should be addressed to:

Freedom of Information Officer
Information Security and Governance
British Council
Bridgewater House
58 Whitworth Street
M1 6BB

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner for a decision at:

The Information Commissioner’s Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Phone: 0303 123 1113

Yours sincerely

Information Policy Advisor: FOI | Information Security & Governance |