Carbon Reduction information relating to travel

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Dear South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust,

(1) What is the current carbon reduction strategy and policy for your Trust relating to transport used by staff? Please supply a copy of your transport policy.
(2) What proportion of staff in community services travelled by public transport, walking or by bicycle in 2019? (Please provide documentation excel format)
(3) What was the spending on mileage for staff travelling by car in 2019 (please include spending on commute and spending on travel within shifts separately if possible) (Please provide documentation excel format)
(4) What was the spending on mileage for staff travelling by public transport in 2019 (please include spending on commute and spending on travel within shifts separately if possible)? Please provide documentation excel format)

Yours faithfully,

B Beckett

FOI, South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

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FOI, South Central Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust

Hi,

Thank you for your email, we attach below the information we are able to provide.

(1) What is the current carbon reduction strategy and policy for your Trust relating to transport used by staff? Please supply a copy of your transport policy.

We attach the web link to finance policy FFP No15 Grey Fleet Policy which relates to transport used by staff in their line of work.
https://www.scas.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploa...

(2) What proportion of staff in community services travelled by public transport, walking or by bicycle in 2019? (Please provide documentation excel format)

As a Trust we don't keep the details required to answer this question.

(3) What was the spending on mileage for staff travelling by car in 2019 (please include spending on commute and spending on travel within shifts separately if possible) (Please provide documentation excel format)

As a Trust we don't keep the details required to answer this question fully, we have extracted the costs that employees have claimed for their mileage through the payroll with the cost for the 2019 calendar year being £648k.

(4) What was the spending on mileage for staff travelling by public transport in 2019 (please include spending on commute and spending on travel within shifts separately if possible)? Please provide documentation excel format)

As a Trust we don't keep the details required to answer this question fully, we have extracted the travel warrant costs that employees have requested and this totals £24k for the 2019 calendar year.

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[South Central Ambulance NHS Foundation Trust]
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