Freedom of Information Act 2014

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2014 provides that from the 14th April 2015, every person has the following legal rights:

  • the right to access official records held by public bodies as defined by the Act in this case the Sea Fisheries Protection Authority (SFPA).
  • the right to have personal information held on them corrected or updated where such information is incomplete, incorrect or misleading;
  • the right to be given reasons for decisions taken by public bodies that affect them

Details can be found in the Information Note at the link below

Freedom of Information Act – Information Note

A copy of the full Act can be found here

Freedom of Information Request Form -FOI Application Form

A Copy of our FOI Model Publication Scheme can be found here: SFPA FOI Model Publication Scheme

Please send your request to:

Freedom of Information Unit,

Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority,

Park Road,

Clogheen,

Clonakilty,

Co Cork

Tel: +353 23 885930 00

Fax: +353 23 8859720

Email: SFPAFOI@sfpa.ie

The SFPA publishes a list of all non-personal Freedom of Information (FOI) requests. You can access all such FOI request made since 2014 on the Disclosure Log

Details on payment

The National Payments Plan (NPP), launched in April 2013 by the Department of Finance, has a primary aim of modernising and reducing the cost of Ireland’s payment system through the increased use of more efficient payment methods, thereby leading to increased competitiveness and efficiency.

To comply with this requirement, from 19 September SFPA will no longer accept payments by cheque and asks that future payments to SFPA are made by EFT.

Details of the Bank Account for payments to SFPA is:

Bank Name

Bank of Ireland

 

Bank Address

 

Pearse Street, Clonakilty, Co Cork, Ireland

Account Name

 

Sea Fisheries Protection Authority

 

Currency

Euro

 

Account Number

 

56406763

National Sort Code (NSC)

 

90 26 10

Swift Code/BIC

 

BOFIIE2D

IBAN

 

IE20BOFI90261056406763

VAT Number

 

9655672K

Email for remittance advice

 

accounts@sfpa.ie

Please email accounts@sfpa.ie to let us know when you make a payment and what you are paying for, ie, either for a Data Protection or FOI request. Please also include your name in the narrative when making a payment.



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