Contacts Directory I UK FOI emails lists

Welcome to the Directory part of the website.

Here you can find email contact details for organisations covered by the Freedom of Information Act in the United Kingdom.

At present, the database contains thousands email addresses for authorities across the country.

These cover a large variety of public authorities, from local councils to government departments, NHS trusts and schools.

If you encounter any incorrect or outdated email addresses during the use of the contact details on this website it is greatly appreciated if you would email the correct details. Alternatively use the contact box the bottom of this page. This allows the website to be updated and the process of making FOI requests to be as smooth as possible.

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Public authority types 

US Federal Agencies

Councils (city, borough, district) 

Councils (Scotland) – currently unavailable

County Councils

Unitary Councils (England)

Exam Boards

Fire Authorities

Information Commissioner’s Office

Local Education Authorities

London Boroughs 


Ministerial Government Departments

National Park Authorities

NHS Acute Trusts 

NHS Ambulance Trusts 

NHS Boards Ireland

NHS Boards Scotland

NHS Boards Wales

NHS Care Trusts 

NHS Clinical Commissioning Groups

NHS Foundation Trusts

NHS Mental Health Trusts

NHS Special Health Authorities

Non-ministerial government departments

Non-Departmental Public Bodies 

Northern Ireland – Executive (Government departments)



Police Forces

Police and Crime Commissioners 

Research Councils

Russell Group Universities 


Welsh authorities