Freedom of Information

The information below is provided to fulfil the University's requirements under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, which promotes openness and accountability by public bodies and provides public rights of access to information held by public bodies.

The Freedom of Information Act relates to general information about the University. Information about individuals (members of staff/students/other individuals) is dealt with separately under the terms of the Data Protection Act 1998.

How to find and request information about Manchester Metropolitan University


If you wish to make a complaint regarding the service you have received in relation to the University’s obligations under the Freedom of Information Act, you may write to the Head of the Legal Department (at the above address) in the first instance. If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision. Generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the University's complaints procedure.

The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

The Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House, Water Lane
Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF

Telephone +44 (0)1625 545700