Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to request the total number of noise complaints relating to vehicle noise, received by the council in the last year (2020).
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Dear Jamie Dixon
Thank you for your request for information received on 17th February.
Unfortunately we cannot identify the information you have requested from the details you have provided. To help us respond to your request could you please respond to the following clarification:
We have no legislation to deal with noise from roads.
However, Environmental Health would deal with things such as car alarm noise etc.
Can you clarify if this is information would be covered by your request?
Once we receive your clarification, we will consider your request and respond to you.
If you have any queries or concerns then please contact us.
CORPORATE INFORMATION GOVERNANCE UNIT
Dear Corporate Information Governance Unit,
Yes, I can confirm that things such as car alarm noise under Environmental Health would fall within my request.
Dear Mr Dixon,
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST
We apologise for the delay in responding to your request for information
received on 17^th February 2021.
We have considered your request and enclose the following information:
I would like to request the total number of noise complaints relating to
vehicle noise, received by the council in the last year (2020).
Noise from Car Alarms - 10
Noise from Motorbikes - 2
Noise from Transport - 7
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CORPORATE INFORMATION GOVERNANCE UNIT
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