Business Rates Advisor

H Metcalfe made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service,

Please could you provide the name of the firm that is currently contracted by your Fire and Rescue Service to provide advice in respect of business rates mitigation and appeals on your own properties. Please also provide the date that this contract started and the contract expiry.

Yours faithfully,

H Metcalfe

#Information Services, County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service

Dear H Metcalfe

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

I acknowledge your request for information received on 24 February 2021.

 

Your request is being considered and you will receive the information
requested within the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by
the Freedom of Information Act 2000, subject to the information not being
exempt or containing a reference to a third party.

 

For your information, the act defines a number of exemptions which may
prevent release of the information you have requested. There will be an
assessment and if any of the exemption categories apply then the
information will not be released. You will be informed if this is the
case, including your rights of appeal.

 

Update March 2020 – Corona virus:  It's possible we'll take more than 20
working days to supply information for Freedom of Information Requests. 
The Information Commissioner recognises that longer time may be needed
when CDDFRS staff have to prioritise other work to keep services running
during the Corona virus situation.  Thank you for your patience.

 

If you have any queries or concerns then please contact me on my details
below.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Angela Harmston

System Administrator

 

Information Services

Tel: 0191 3755626

Email: [email address]

www.ddfire.gov.uk

 

Safest People, Safest Places

 

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters, Belmont
Business Park, Durham DH1 1TW

 

 

 

 

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

#Information Services, County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service

Dear H Metcalfe

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

Your request for information has now been considered and I am pleased to
provide you with the below information.

 

 

Please could you provide the name of the firm that is currently contracted
by your Fire and Rescue Service to provide advice in respect of business
rates mitigation and appeals on your own properties. Please also provide
the date that this contract started and the contract expiry.

Deloitte’s are our current provider. Contract start date was 12/9/2016 and
it is due to expire on 12/08/2021

 

 

If you are unhappy with the way your request for information has been
handled, you can request a review by contacting the Freedom of Information
Officer at the address below.

 

If you remain dissatisfied with the handling of your request or complaint,
you have the right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at: The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF, Telephone: 01625 545745 or 08456 306060 Website:
[1]www.ico.gov.uk.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Angela Harmston

System Administrator

 

Information Services

Tel: 0191 9160218

Email: [2][email address]

[3]www.ddfire.gov.uk

 

Safest People, Safest Places

 

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County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service

Service Headquarters, Belmont Business Park, Durham DH1 1TW

 

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From: #Information Services <[email address]>
Sent: 25 February 2021 14:37
To: [FOI #731120 email]
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Business Rates Advisor

 

Dear H Metcalfe

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

I acknowledge your request for information received on 24 February 2021.

 

Your request is being considered and you will receive the information
requested within the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by
the Freedom of Information Act 2000, subject to the information not being
exempt or containing a reference to a third party.

 

For your information, the act defines a number of exemptions which may
prevent release of the information you have requested. There will be an
assessment and if any of the exemption categories apply then the
information will not be released. You will be informed if this is the
case, including your rights of appeal.

 

Update March 2020 – Corona virus:  It's possible we'll take more than 20
working days to supply information for Freedom of Information Requests. 
The Information Commissioner recognises that longer time may be needed
when CDDFRS staff have to prioritise other work to keep services running
during the Corona virus situation.  Thank you for your patience.

 

If you have any queries or concerns then please contact me on my details
below.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Angela Harmston

System Administrator

 

Information Services

Tel: 0191 3755626

Email: [4][email address]

[5]www.ddfire.gov.uk

 

Safest People, Safest Places

 

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters, Belmont
Business Park, Durham DH1 1TW

 

 

 

 

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir