School stationery expenditure

Michael Stones made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England

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Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England Nid oedd gan y wybodaeth y gofynnwyd amdani.

Dear Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England,

I would like information on how much the Council spends on stationery
supplies and other associated materials in primary and secondary schools
in the North of England.

1. Can you give a total of how much has been spent on a yearly
basis (2010 - 2016 is preferable) on the below items in total?

a. Laminators

b. Choppers (guillotine paper cutters)

2. Can you give more detailed figures, with the results grouped
into different categories of items?

Yours faithfully,

Michael D Stones

Yours faithfully,

Michael Stones

NORTH, RSC, Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England

Thank you for contacting the Regional Schools Commissioner for the North.

 

We have received your request and a team member will reply to you as soon
as possible.

 

Academies Regional Delivery Group, North.

 

ACCOUNT, Unmonitored, Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England

Dear Mr Stones

 

Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as
possible. For information; the departmental standard for correspondence
received is that responses should be sent within 20 working days as you
are requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Your
correspondence has been allocated reference number 2016-0057011.

 

Thank you

 

Department for Education

Ministerial and Public Communications Division

Tel: 0370 000 2288

 

 

 

 

ACCOUNT, Unmonitored, Regional Schools Commissioner for North of England

Dear Mr Stones 

 

Thank you for your request for information, reference number 2016–0057011,
which was received on 8 December 2016. You requested ‘information on how
much the Council spends on stationery supplies and other associated
materials in primary and secondary schools in the North of England.’ In
addition to this you requested the following:

 

1.         Can you give a total of how much has been spent on a yearly

basis (2010 - 2016 is preferable) on the below items in total?

 

a.         Laminators

 

b.         Choppers (guillotine paper cutters)

 

2.       Can you give more detailed figures, with the results grouped into
different categories of items?

 

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Following a search of paper and electronic records, I have established
that the information you requested is not held by the department.

 

Schools tend to hold and administer their own stationary budgets.
Therefore, each individual school will need to be contacted for the
requested information.

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

 

If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled, you should
make a complaint to the department by writing to me within two calendar
months of the date of this letter. Your complaint will be considered by an
independent review panel, who were not involved in the original
consideration of your request. 

 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint to the
department, you may then contact the Information Commissioner’s Office.

Anthony Hunter 

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