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Please note this email address should not be used to provide sensitive information or to report serious fraud, bribery or corruption. To make a report, please use the link above.

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Due to measures taken in response to the coronavirus outbreak, we encourage you to write to us via email rather than via post due to changing working patterns in this period.  This also ensures you receive a prompt response from us. Please see below for ways to contact us via email.

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How to make a Freedom of Information request

 1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request.

 2. Check to see whether the information you would like to request is already available. The SFO already publishes information relating to its:

 3. Consider whether the information you would like to request is a matter of court record, which would mean the SFO cannot release it in response to an FOI request. You may instead wish to apply directly to the relevant court to request such information, details of which are available here.

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