Ashford Borough Council

A local council

Ashford Borough Council is a local authority which provides services to residents in Ashford, Tenterden and a large network of surrounding villages.

Its services include keeping the streets clean and collecting rubbish, renting out social housing (council houses and flats), providing leisure facilities and play areas and processing council tax and housing benefits.

It deal with local planning applications for everything from a conservatory to major developments, issue licenses for taxis and licensed premises, look after parks and open spaces, and parking around its borough.

Please note - services including primary and secondary education, roads, pavements, street lighting and social services are provided by Kent County Council.

625 requests
Council tax
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Dave Farthing on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Dave Farthing, Thank you for your recent information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information Team Policy...
Recruitment and retention: British Pakistanis
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Rabyah Khan on .

Information not held.

Dear Rabyah Khan Please see attached response to your FOI request many thanks Joy Cross HR Manager HR Customer Services Communications and Digital...
Young asylum seekers who have died by suicide
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Dawn Limbu on .

Information not held.

Dear Dawn Limbu, Thank you for your email, Ashford is a borough council and as such social services would fall outside our area of jurisdiction. I ca...
Procurement Consultants
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Robert Blake on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Robert Blake, Thank you for your recent information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information team Policy...
Freedom of Information Request - Social Housing
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Will Tullis on .

Partially successful.

Dear Will Tullis, Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information te...
Homelessness temporary accommodation
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Emily Thomas on .

Partially successful.

Please find attached the response to your Freedom of Information request. Housing Ask For: Sylvia Roberts Email: [email address] Direct...
Barriers on paths joined by Herbert Road.
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Amy Plewnik on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Amy Plewnik, Thank you for your recent information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information team Civic Ce...
Flooding in Bethersden, Ashford
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Jack Marshall on .

Successful.

To Mr Marshall, Thank you for your enquiry. Please see attached details of response to your questions concerning adverse weather, road obstructions a...
Zoo inspection reports
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Mark Wilding on .

Partially successful.

Good morning Mark Please find attached 2 pdf documents containing the information you have requested in 1-3. Note 4 - No information held. Regards Ga...
Homelessness MAIN QUESTIONS
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Emily Thomas on .

Partially successful.

Please find attached your response to the Freedom of Information request Housing Ask For: Sylvia Roberts Email: [email address] Direct...
Community Covenant and Armed Forces Champions
Response by Ashford Borough Council to peter ashcroft on .

Partially successful.

Dear Peter Ashcroft, Thank you for your recent information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information team Civic...
Good afternoon Jenifer. Please find below the information requested. 1. How many licenses are currently issued to exhibit animals under the Animal We...
Property and Assets and Buildings
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Viran Patel on .

Long overdue.

Thank you for submitting a Freedom of Information request. Your email will be processed by the Freedom of Information and Data Protection team.  ...
Bus service cuts
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Rabyah Khan on .

Information not held.

Dear Rabyah Khan, Thank you for recent FOI request. Unfortunately we are unable to respond as bus services and contracts fall under the remit of Kent...
Reasonable adjustments
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Rabyah Khan on .

Successful.

Dear Rabyah Khan We can confirm that we have not made any adjustments to any of our bus shelters as they are all accessible for disabled individuals...
EU Funding
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Rabyah Khan on .

Successful.

Dear Rabyah, Further to your FOI request dated 14/03/2022, the Council has not received any EU funding in the past few years. Regards, Lee
Dear Emily Thomas, Thank you for your recent Freedom of information request, please find attached our response. Kind regards Freedom of Information T...
Dear Mr Turner-Mitchell Please find below requested information: I) total number of summons issued in the Magistrates Court for non-payment either in...
Dear Denise Kern Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request. Unfortunately we are unable to respond because: Education and special educ...
Electoral registers
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Jenna Corderoy on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Corderoy   As you may be aware the Electoral Registration Officer, though appointed by the Council acts independently of the Council and i...
FOI Request – Public Health Funerals
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Ramzy Alwakeel on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Alwakeel Please find attached the information as requested. Kind regards Joanne Burns Environment and Land Management Ask For: Sharon...
Brexit Party
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Jenna Corderoy on .

Refused.

I refer to your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. In relation to the function of registering electors, the registration of electors...
Direct Payments on Cards by Local Authorities
Response by Ashford Borough Council to John A Gelmini on .

Information not held.

Thank you for submitting an Information request. Your email will be processed by the Freedom of Information and Data Protection team. We endeavour...
Tree-felling
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Nada Farhoud on .

Partially successful.

Dear Nada Farhoud, Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information request, please find attached the available information. Kind regards Freedom of...
Bin surveys
Response by Ashford Borough Council to Basia Cummings on .

Partially successful.

Dear Basia Cummings, Thank you for your request regarding bin surveys. I can confirm that since 2014, Ashford Borough Council has only undergone one...

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