Royal Commissions

FOI request reference: F0047044
Publication date: September 2016

Title – Royal Commissions

FOI request reference: F0047044

Response sent: September 2016

Outcome

successful

Request

The MOJ has directed myself to you stating that you may hold this information (Original request) https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/royal_commission?nocache=incoming-871400#incoming-871400

  1. Please inform me of any Royal Commissions that have been completed over the last 2 years and outcomes
  1. Please inform me of any Royal Commissions that are currently ongoing

Response

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request relating to obtaining details concerning Royal Commissions. The National Archives website maintains a database of Royal Commissions (and public inquiries, inquests, reviews and investigations). To view this resource please use the following link:

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/webarchive/inquiries-inquests-royal-commissions.htm

With the exception of the above database The National Archives does not maintain any further records relating to your request. Please note our large archival holdings may contain records relating to historic Royal Commissions (please use our on-line catalogue, Discovery). However with regards to recently closed or on-going Royal Commissions the above link represents all the information held by The National Archives with respect to your request.

You may, however, find the following Gov.uk web link  of interest to your research:

https://www.gov.uk/search?q=royal+commission&show_organisations_filter=true

I trust this information is of some use to you and I wish you all the best with your research