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Making a request

Freedom of Information (FOI) requests must be made in writing to:

Freedom of Information Unit
RCSI Mercer Library
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
123 St Stephen's Green
Dublin 2
Ireland
Tel: + 353 1 402 2425
Email: foi@rcsi.ie

  • The request must indicate that the information is being sought under the FOI Act.
  • Indicate if information is required in a particular format (such as a photocopy, computer disk etc.)
  • Requests should be as specific as possible to enable the information sought to be easily identified.
  • Provide full contact details, including a telephone number and e-mail address where available, so that you may be contacted if it is necessary to clarify the details of your request.

You may be required to provide identification, especially when requesting personal information. A typical form of identification that you could be asked to produce will be a copy of your passport, driving license, student ID card or birth certificate.

If difficulty is experienced in identifying the records required, the FOI Unit will be happy to assist the requester in the formulation of the request. 

Refer to FOI processes at RCSI for further details on making a request.  

Assistance to persons with a disability

The FOI Unit is available to provide assistance to persons with a disability to exercise their rights under the FOI Act. For further information, please contact the FOI Unit.