Dear Bristol City Council,

This is a Freedom of Information Request.

1. Do you have a 5G strategy?

1.1 If yes, I request to see the complete strategy, its ambitions and its objectives in PPTX, Word, PDF or picture format.

1.2 If yes, has the public had the opportunity to read and understand [Council’s] 5G strategy? Where was this information published?

1.3 I also request a supplementary document that includes the highest level of detail on all 5G technology that’s planned to be used and current in use in public spaces within [Council]:

(a) Companies and entities involved and the names of the company/entity officers.

(b) Specification sheets of 5G technology.

(c) What technology e.g. units and arrays are not currently 5G, but can be 5G enabled e.g. with current software, future software, hardware upgrades or retrofitting?

(d) What UK, EU and International safety standards is [Council] complying with for the 5G strategy and existing 5G technology.

(e) I request proof e.g. a certificate from [Council] that confirms that UK, EU and International safety standards for workers and the public have been meet.

1.4 If no, I request to know when you will be chairing a 5G strategy?

Yours faithfully,

David Jenkins

No Reply @ Bristol, Bristol City Council

Dear David Jenkins 
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Request has been received on : 29/04/2019. 
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"Customer Relations Team" <complaints.feedback@bristol.gov.uk>, Bristol City Council

Dear David Jenkins
Thank you for submitting your Public Information Request dated 29/04/2019. Your unique reference for this case is CRN00224452 , please use should you need to get in touch with us in the
future. 
The details of the case raised are as follows

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"Customer Relations Team" <complaints.feedback@bristol.gov.uk>, Bristol City Council

You sent us a Freedom of Information request on 29/04/2019

Your request number is CRN00224452

Our reply to your request is:  

 1. Do you have a 5G strategy?

Bristol City Council does not have a 5G strategy 

 

1.1 If yes, I request to see the complete strategy, its ambitions
and its objectives in PPTX, Word, PDF or picture format.

NA

 

1.2 If yes, has the public had the opportunity to read and
understand [Council’s] 5G strategy? Where was this information
published?

NA

 

1.3 I also request a supplementary document that includes the
highest level of detail on all 5G technology that’s planned to be
used and current in use in public spaces within [Council]:

The council does not own or operate 5G equipment, therefore no
information held. 

(a) Companies and entities involved and the names of the
company/entity officers.

NA

 

(b) Specification sheets of 5G technology.

NA

 

(c) What technology e.g. units and arrays are not currently 5G,
but can be 5G enabled e.g. with current software, future
software, hardware upgrades or retrofitting?

No information held

 

(d) What UK, EU and International safety standards is [Council]
complying with for the 5G strategy and existing 5G technology.

NA

 

(e) I request proof e.g. a certificate from [Council] that
confirms that UK, EU and International safety standards for
workers and the public have been meet.

 

The council does not own or operate 5G equipment, therefore no
information held. 

1.4 If no, I request to know when you will be chairing a 5G
strategy?

 

 

We have no current plans to write a 5G strategy and therefore no
chair. 

 

 

  

 
 
 

This response should answer your request in full.

If you’re not satisfied with our response, or if you want to appeal
against any exemptions:

Email: [1][Bristol City Council request email]
Write to: Customer Relations (100TS), PO Box 3176, Bristol, BS3 9FS

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You can complain to the Information Commissioner. 
Find out how to do this on the Information Commissioner Office
website
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Kind regards

Bristol City Council

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