Agency Staffing Agreement

Priya Wade made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Brent Borough Council

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Dear Brent Borough Council,

1) What was the value of spend on temporary staff from recruitment agencies
by the Council in 2020 – 2021 and 2021 – 2022?

Please also ensure that a gross spend value is detailed and include all spend associated to any contract let for the management/provision of temporary staff by a contracted provider (whether Vendor neutral or Master vendor). Please ensure that all figures are provided separately by year.

2) If you have a managed service provider (MSP) in place for the provision
of temporary agency staff, please provide the following;
a. How was the contract to manage/provide the supply of agency/temporary staff let?

b. Who was the contract to manage/provide the supply of agency/temporary
staff let to?

c. When did the contract to manage / provide the supply of temporary /
agency staff commence, how long does it run for and what is the end date?

Yours faithfully,

Priya Wade

Freedom of Information, Brent Borough Council

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Dear Priya Wade 

RE: Freedom of Information request - Agency Staffing Agreement 
Thank you for contacting the council on 05/04/2022.
Your case will be assigned to an officer and you should receive their
details soon.

Please use this reference number IRC-15815-L2Y6T0 when contacting us about
this case.
Please note that we may require further information in order for us to
proceed, in which case we will contact you. 

If you would like further information on how your case will be dealt with,
please visit our website: [3]https://www.brent.gov.uk/your-council/ 
Yours sincerely 
London Borough of Brent

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Dear Priya Wade

Freedom of Information Act 2000

Thank you for your request for information that was received on
05/04/2022.

We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
and we aim to send a response by 06/05/2022.
In some cases, a fee may be payable. If we decide a fee is payable, we
will send you a fee notice and we will require you to pay the fee before
proceeding with your request.

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 may restrict the release of some or
all of the information you have requested. We will carry out an assessment
and if any exemptions apply to some or all of the information then we
might not provide that information to you. We will inform you if this is
the case and advise you of your rights to request an internal review and
to complain to the Information Commissioner's Office.

We will also advise you if we cannot provide you with the information
requested for any other reason together with the reason(s) why and details
of how you may appeal (if appropriate).

Further information about the Councils procedures can be found on the
Council's website:
[3]https://www.brent.gov.uk/your-council/tr...

Alternatively, you may contact me using the contact details provided in
this correspondence. 

Yours sincerely 
Marrion Crooks
Personal Assistant

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Dear Priya Wade

Freedom of Information Act 2000

Thank you for your information request received on 05/04/2022.
This request is being handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

You requested the following information:

Dear Brent Borough Council,
1) What was the value of spend on temporary staff from recruitment
agencies
by the Council in 2020 – 2021 and 2021 – 2022?
Please also ensure that a gross spend value is detailed and include all
spend associated to any contract let for the management/provision of
temporary staff by a contracted provider (whether Vendor neutral or Master
vendor). Please ensure that all figures are
provided separately by year.
2) If you have a managed service provider (MSP) in place for the provision
of temporary agency staff, please provide the following; a. How was the
contract to manage/provide the supply of agency/temporary staff let?
b. Who was the contract to manage/provide the supply of agency/temporary
staff let to?
c. When did the contract to manage / provide the supply of temporary /
agency staff commence, how long does it run for and what is the end date?
[https://legacy.brent.gov.uk/media/164201...

I can confirm that Brent Council holds the information that you have
requested which is detailed in the attachment to this email.

If you are dissatisfied with the way, in which your request has been
handled or the outcome, you may request an internal review within two
calendar months of the date of this response by writing to the following
address:

Freedom of Information
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley
HA9 0FJ

[3][email address]

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or internal
review, you have a right to appeal directly to the Information
Commissioner for a decision. The Information Commissioner can be
contacted at:

The Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. Phone: 0303 123 1113
Website: [4]www.ico.org.uk

I will now close your request as of the date of this letter. 

Yours sincerely 
Marrion Crooks
Personal Assistant

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