Dear Lincoln City Council,
I would like to request a list of your current contracts with suppliers over the value of £5,000 or over.
As a minimum, please include:
Title of agreement
Local authority department responsible
Description of the goods and/or services being provided
Supplier name and details
Sum to be paid over the length of the contract or the estimated annual spending or budget for the contract
Value Added Tax that cannot be recovered
Start, end and review dates
Whether or not the contract was the result of an invitation to quote or a published invitation to tender, and
Whether or not the supplier is a small or medium sized enterprise and/or a voluntary or community sector organisation and where it is, provide the relevant registration number.
Please provide the information in machine-readable format, preferably csv.
Your team may also be interested in the guidance on producing contract data:
For the avoidance of doubt, I am making this request under the Freedom of Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days.
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 – INFORMATION REQUEST
CONTRACTS OVER £5000
I refer to your request for information received today concerning the
above and would inform you that your request has now been considered and I
am not obliged to supply the information you have requested under the
Freedom of Information Act. This letter, therefore, acts as a Refusal
Notice for the purposes of that legislation.
This is not a valid request as the information requested is readily
available elsewhere on the contracts register which can be found on the
following website, www.eastmidstenders.org. Click on contracts
register and then use drop down menu to limit to City of Lincoln Council.
You have a right of appeal against the decision. If you do wish to appeal
please set out in writing your grounds for appeal and send to the Freedom
of Information Officer at City of Lincoln Council, City Hall, Beaumont
Fee, Lincoln LN1 1DB telephone 01522 873441 or e-mail
Further information is also available from the Information Commissioner
Information Commissioner’s Office
Telephone: 01625 545 700 www.ico.org.uk
T 01522 873840
City of Lincoln Council
City of Lincoln Council
City Hall, Beaumont Fee, Lincoln, LN1 1DD
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