Totals for FOI Requests and FOI Section 21 Exemptions in 2016

Nick Jackson made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Gloucestershire County Council as part of a batch sent to 100 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 Gloucestershire County Council,

I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of information:

1) How many FOI requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st 2016 - Dec 31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;

2) How many FOI Section 21 exemptions did you employ during this same time period?

Yours faithfully,

Nick Jackson

Gloucestershire CC, Gloucestershire County Council

Information request
Our reference: 6713972

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Dear ‎Sir/Madam‏
 
Request for Information (Reference: 6713972)
 
Thank you for your request for information, received on 2 October 2017.
 
Request summary:
1) How many FOI requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st 2016 - Dec
31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;
2) How many FOI Section 21 exemptions did you employ during this same time
period?
 
We aim to respond to your request no later than midnight on 30 October
2017 (the statutory timescale of 20 working days, starting on the working
day following receipt of your request). We may need to contact you if the
request needs to be clarified; this is to ensure we provide you with the
information you require.
 
If the information you have requested is held by another public authority,
we will inform you of this so that you can contact them directly.
 
Gloucestershire County Council is committed to the principles of
information disclosure and will, wherever possible, provide all
information requested. However, some information you have requested may
not be provided to you; this will only be information that can be withheld
by law, and, in most cases, the reason will be explained to you when we
send out any information that can be released. We will also inform you as
soon as possible if we do not hold the information you have requested.
 
Our response to your request may be published in our disclosure log, with
your personal details removed. Our new disclosure log can be found on our
website at: [1]www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/foi.  In future, you may find
that the answer to your questions about the Council has already been
published.
 
Yours faithfully
Nicola Bridges
Request Support Assistant
Information Management Services

01452 324000

References

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1. http://www.gloucestershire.gov.uk/foi

Gloucestershire CC, Gloucestershire County Council

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Information request
Our reference: 6713972

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Dear Nick Jackson
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 2 October 2017.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
Yours sincerely
Teresa Wilmshurst
Information Requests Manager
Information Management Service

01452 324000

 
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