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Freedom of Information Act

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 gives any person of any age or nationality, anywhere in the world, the right to access certain official information held by public authorities in the UK.

Nest Corporation is a public authority which means you can request information from us if you want to. Your request must:

  • be in writing
  • be in the form of an email, letter or fax
  • give your name
  • give an address for correspondence – an email address is acceptable
  • describe the information requested as far as you possibly can

How to request information

For guidance on applications including details of how to make a complaint in relation to a Freedom of Information request, please read the Freedom of Information guidance notes for applicants (PDF).

Before you make a request, you should check whether we've already published the information you’re looking for. Please go to our publications scheme to find out.

If you still want to make a request write to us at:


Freedom of Information requests
10 South Colonnade
Canary Wharf
E14 4PU




Last updated 10/19

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