Private Office Allowance (FOI)
Private Office Allowance (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 11 May 2022.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
Does the Government of Jersey pay Private Office Allowance?
If not, why not?
No information is held relating to any Private Office Allowance being provided to either Ministers, Assistant Ministers or officials supporting Ministers. Article 3 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 applies.
The Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 gives a right to request information that is held in recorded form, unless exempt. This aspect of the request poses a question rather than seeking information held in recorded form. Article 3 of the Freedom of Information (Jersey) Law 2011 applies.
Article 3 - Meaning of "information held by a public authority"
For the purposes of this Law, information is held by a public authority if –
(a) it is held by the authority, otherwise than on behalf of another person; or
(b) it is held by another person on behalf of the authority.