FOI release

DFT: managed social media channels and accounts

Response concerns the amount of time and staff used to provide Department for Transport's presence on social media and video channels.


DFT: managed social media channels and accounts

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Response about the costs and time given to departmental social media channels. The request asked for:

  • any social media accounts and video channels maintained or contributed to
  • the department’s spend for the next 12 months
  • the number of complaints made against postings on social media
  • what software or strategy does the department have in place to monitor social media
Published 1 July 2014