Council Assets

Francis Kerr made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Angus Council

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Hello,

Could you please provide details on the following:

1) An up-to-date list of all assets currently owned by the Council (or please provide a link if publicly available).

1) A list of all assets disposed by the Council since 2000 (or as early to this date as records you hold allow), including the date and reason of disposal (or please provide a link if publicly available). Also, please include details of who the asset was disposed to, such as a partner for future use or as a result of a Community Asset Transfer request, etc.

Yours faithfully,

Francis Kerr

Angus Council Information Governance, Angus Council

1 Atodiad

Reference: FOI-403285281
Date of request: 23/02/2022
Title of request: Council Assets

Dear Francis Kerr,

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Yours sincerely

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2 Atodiad

Reference: FOI-403285281
Date of request: 23/02/2022
Title of request: Council Assets
Information request:

Hello,
Could you please provide details on the following:
1) An up-to-date list of all assets currently owned by the Council (or
please provide a link if publicly available).
1) A list of all assets disposed by the Council since 2000 (or as early to
this date as records you hold allow), including the date and reason of
disposal (or please provide a link if publicly available). Also, please
include details of who the asset was disposed to, such as a partner for
future use or as a result of a Community Asset Transfer request, etc.
Yours faithfully,
Francis Kerr

Dear Francis Kerr,

Request for Information

Thank you for your request for information dated 23 February 2022
(received by the Council that same date) which has been passed to me for
attention.

You have requested the following information:

Could you please provide details on the following:
1) An up-to-date list of all assets currently owned by the Council (or
please provide a link if publicly available).
Please see the attached "Asset Register" document:
Plese Note: Angus Council does not hold a full Asset register as a number
of services hold their own registers of land and buildings for those
assets used in delivering their services. We have provided what we do
hold. 

Sheet 1 of the document provided is an extract from the asset register
maintained by the Finance service, as at 31 March 21. It should be noted
that this register is used solely for annual accounts valuation purposes
and is therefore not a register of all land and buildings owned by the
Council.
 
Sheet 2 of the document is the current position recorded by Housing for
the properties they have.
2) A list of all assets disposed by the Council since 2000 (or as early to
this date as records you hold allow), including the date and reason of
disposal (or please provide a link if publicly available). Also, please
include details of who the asset was disposed to, such as a partner for
future use or as a result of a Community Asset Transfer request, etc.
Please see the attached "Assets Disposal" document.

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If you have any queries, please contact [Angus Council request email]

Yours sincerely

Alison Duthie
Paralegal - FOI

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) ACT 2002

ENVIRONMENTAL INFORMATION (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2004

INSPIRE (SCOTLAND) REGULATIONS 2009

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