FOI request school patrol officers

Jon Parker-Dean made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Cornwall Council as part of a batch sent to 500 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Cornwall Council,

Please can you help me with the following Freedom of Information Act request?

- In the financial year 2009/10, or if this information is not held in the most recent year prior to 2018/19 for which figures are available, how many School Crossing Patrol Officers (or persons with equivalent job titles) were employed by the authority?

- How many Full Time Equivalent hours did they work over the course of the year?

- How many School Crossing Patrol Officers (or persons with equivalent job titles) were employed by the authority in 2018/19?

- How many Full Time Equivalent hours did they work over the course of the year?

Yours faithfully,

Jon Parker-Dean

Freedom Of Information Mail, Cornwall Council

Information Classification: CONTROLLED

Dear Sir,


Your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000


Thank you for your request which we received on 13.11.2019


We will be dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 (“the Act”).


The scope of the search is for information relating to School Patrol Staff
as set out in your request letter.


As we believe we have fully understood the nature of your request, we are
commencing with your request today. The Council now has 20 working days
in which to supply the information requested so a response will be sent to
you on or before the twentieth working day of your request, which is


Under the Act, we may not process any request where the actual cost to the
authority in terms of staff hours comes to more than £450. If it becomes
apparent that your request will exceed this limit, we will again contact
you to discuss this point.


Cornwall Council is committed to open and transparent government and
provides information to members of the public about all aspects of the


We deal with around 2000 FOI/EIR requests for information each year, with
the cost to the Council (not to the customer) ranging between £25 and £450
per request. You may be able to find the information by checking previous
responses on our [1]Disclosure Log, the Council’s [2]Publication Scheme,
or by checking the Council’s website at [3]  Therefore
if you do subsequently find the information you require by this method and
no longer wish us to process your request, please do let us know.

Further information on the FOI process in general can be found at


Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any further queries
and remember to quote the reference number above in any future



Marc Allen | Information Management Advisor

Cornwall Council | Corporate & Information Governance | Assurance Service

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Freedom of Information requests Corserv & Cormac,

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Information Classification: CONTROLLED

Dear Mr Parker-Dean,

Please find attached response to your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act. If you have trouble opening the attached please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind regards

Oliver Scott
Trainee Company Secretarial Assistant

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