FOI request detail

TfL announcement recordings

Request ID: FOI-1373-2122
Date published: 06 October 2021

You asked

I’m requesting a copy of available TFL audio announcements (iBus, London Underground, London Overground, Docklands Light Railway, TFL Rail and Station Announcements) that you are permitted to release. I understand that access to the files can be granted by adding my email to the permissions list to access the files.

We answered

TfL Ref: 1373 - 2122

Thank you for your request received by Transport for London (TfL) on 27 September 2021 asking for information about access to our announcements.

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. 

I can confirm that we hold the information you require. Your email account has now been added to the permissions list to access the audio recordings that we are permitted to release and you should now have an email with a link enabling you to access the folder (please check your spam folder if this is not visible).

Upon opening the link you will be asked to verify your account which will generate a code to be send to your email address which is only valid for 15 minutes (you may need to check your spam folder). Once that code is entered you will have access to the relevant files which can then be downloaded. Should you encounter any difficulty with this please contact [email protected]

Please note that while access to the announcements has been provided to you under the Freedom of Information Act, you are not granted any rights to any of the intellectual property that exists in it or granted any permission to make secondary uses of it. TfL owns all intellectual property (including, without limitation, copyright) in the material supplied and will defend such rights.

If you wish to make any secondary use of the material provided, you must first obtain the consent of TfL (which may be withheld) and, if consent is granted, a fee may be charged, in accordance with the terms of the Reuse of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005.

If this is not the information you are looking for, or if you are unable to access it for any reason, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Please see the attached information sheet for details of your right to appeal as well as information on copyright and what to do if you would like to re-use any of the information we have disclosed.

Yours sincerely,

Sara Thomas
FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team
General Counsel
Transport for London


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