FOI Statistics for 2017

Alex Parsons made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council as part of a batch sent to 378 authorities

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Dear Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council,

I would like to make an FOI request about the following statistics in the previous annual period. If figures are recorded in calendar year this would be 2017, if financial year 2017-18. If available in both, I would prefer calendar for comparison to central government FOI statistics.

1. What period do you record FOI statistics in? Financial Year/Calendar Year/Other?
2. How many FOI requests have you received? (if this figure includes EIR requests, please state)
3. The number of requests where the information was granted?
4. The number of requests where the information was entirely withheld (no information provided)?
5. The number of requests where the information was partially withheld (some, but not all information requested, provided)?
6. How many requests were completed inside the statutory deadline?
7. How many requests were appealed to internal review?
8. How many decisions were upheld at internal review?
9. How many FOI decisions have been appealed to the ICO?
10. How many decisions were upheld by the ICO?
11. How many vexatious requests were received?

If not all information is available, please treat questions individually.

Yours faithfully,

Alex Parsons

Freedom of Information, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council

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Sarah Ansell, Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council

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Dear Alex,

 

Further to your recent request made under the Freedom of Information Act
2000, please find below the information requested:-

 

1.    Calendar year

2.    408 in 2017

3.    We do not record this information

4.    We do not record this information

5.    We do not record this information

6.     362 out of 390 responses sent – 93% on time

7.    5

8.     3

9.    1

10. No decision yet, still under consideration

11. 1

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Cheshire, SK9 5AF

 

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Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
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From: Alex Parsons [mailto:[FOI #493396 email]]
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Subject: Freedom of Information request - FOI Statistics for 2017

 

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Dear Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council,

I would like to make an FOI request about the following statistics in the
previous annual period. If figures are recorded in calendar year this
would be 2017, if financial year 2017-18. If available in both, I would
prefer calendar for comparison to central government FOI statistics.

1. What period do you record FOI statistics in? Financial Year/Calendar
Year/Other?
2. How many FOI requests have you received? (if this figure includes EIR
requests, please state)
3. The number of requests where the information was granted?
4. The number of requests where the information was entirely withheld (no
information provided)?
5. The number of requests where the information was partially withheld
(some, but not all information requested, provided)?
6. How many requests were completed inside the statutory deadline?
7. How many requests were appealed to internal review?
8. How many decisions were upheld at internal review?
9. How many FOI decisions have been appealed to the ICO?
10. How many decisions were upheld by the ICO?
11. How many vexatious requests were received?

If not all information is available, please treat questions individually.

Yours faithfully,

Alex Parsons

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including how to access information that we hold on you and how to
complain if you have any concerns about how your personal details are
processed, please see our [11]privacy statement

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