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Information regarding the total annual running costs including salaries of the Future Generations Commissioner’s Office.

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First published:
26 May 2022
Last updated:


25 May 2022



ATISN 16323 – Future Generations Commissioner’s office

Thank you for your request which I received on 16 May 2022. You asked for the following information in relation to the Future Generations Commissioner’s office: 

Your website currently shows a total staff of 32. Please can you let me know the total annual running costs including salaries of the Future Generations Commissioner’s Office.

The information you have requested is exempt under Section 21 (Information reasonably accessible to the applicant by other means) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I refer you to the publicly available accounts at the following link The Future Generations Commissioner for Wales – Acting today for a better tomorrow

The request you sent me contains personal information about you - for example, your name and address. The Welsh Government will be the controller for this information and, in accordance with the UK General Data Protection Regulation, it will be processed in order to fulfil our public task and meet our legal obligations under the Act to provide you with a response. We will only use this personal information to deal with your request and any matters which arise as a result of it. We will keep your personal information and all other information relating to your request for three years from the date on which your request is finally closed. Your personal information will then be disposed of securely.

Under data protection legislation, you have the right:  

  • to be informed of the personal data we hold about you and to access it
  • to require us to rectify inaccuracies in that data
  • to (in certain circumstances) object to or restrict processing
  • for (in certain circumstances) your data to be ‘erased’
  • to (in certain circumstances) data portability
  • to lodge a complaint with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) who is our independent regulator for data protection.

If you are dissatisfied with the Welsh Government’s handling of your request, you can ask for an internal review within 40 working days of the date of this response. Requests for an internal review should be addressed to the Welsh Government’s Freedom of Information Officer at:

Information Rights Unit 
Welsh Government
Cathays Park 
CF10 3NQ 

or e-mail:

Please remember to quote the ATISN reference number above.   

You also have the right to complain to the Information Commissioner. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: 

Information Commissioner’s Office 
Wycliffe House 
Water Lane 

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

However, please note that the Commissioner will not normally investigate a complaint until it has been through our own internal review process.

Yours sincerely