Flags flown from Parliament Buildings

Information Standards Freedom of Information Response

Our Ref: FoI 26-20

09 June 2020

Freedom of Information Act 2000

I can confirm that the Northern Ireland Assembly Commission holds information, relevant to your request of 12th May 2020.  In your request you asked for the following information:

“ Can you confirm if a request was made by any member of the legislative assembly for the Union Flag to be flown from Parliament Buildings on Friday 9th May 2020?


No request was received from any Member of the Legislative Assembly for the Union Flag to be flown or not flown from Parliament Buildings on Friday 9th May.


If you feel that the information we have provided does not meet your request fully, please contact this office as soon as possible.  You have the right to request a formal review by the Northern Ireland Assembly Commission and if you wish to do so, please write to me at the above address.

If after such an internal review you are still unhappy with the response, you have the right to appeal to the Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF who will undertake an independent review.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me.  Please remember to quote the reference number above.

Yours sincerely


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