Scottish Information Commissioner: Annual Report 2004

"The benefits of freedom of information to society are significant: accountable public authorities; improved participation in decision making processes and better public understanding of decisions made on their behalf."

The Scottish Information Commissioner's 2004 Annual Report has been published online:

Annual Report 2004 (Scottish Information Commissioner's website)

The Commissioner's 2004 Financial Report is also available from the above weblink. It details, amongst other things, the £912,0000 cost of the Office of the Scottish Information Commissioner for the year 2003-2004.