Defence Infrastructure Organisation
Mr P Ashby
19 May 2020
Ref. FOI 2020/04930
Dear Mr Ashby
Thank you for your email of 26 April 2020 requesting the following information: “Could you please advise the number of establishments whether disused or not that are owned by
the Ministry of Defence in Wales.”
I am treating your correspondence as a request for information under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000 (FOIA).
A search for the information has now been completed within the Ministry of Defence (MOD) and I
can confirm that all the information in scope of your request is held.
There are 63 establishments owned by the MOD in Wales which are used or unused.
Under Section 16 of the Act (Advice and Assistance you may find it helpful to know that a list of
MOD buildings that are for sale and MOD buildings that will be coming up for sale, can be found
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