all information regarding the failed merger of Genesis Housing Associaction and Thames VAlley HA

Niel Haddon made this Freedom of Information request to Homes England

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The request was partially successful.

Dear Homes and Communities Agency,

I request that you disclose all information regarding the failed merger application between Genesis Housing Association and Thames Valley HA, which was rejected this year.

Specifically:

All documents submitted to the HCA by Genesis in support of this application and the minutes from any meetings held between the HCA and GHA representatives at which the proposed merger was discussed.

All documents and materials- including email- relating to the evaluation of the merger application conducted by the HCA, including internal meetings and briefing papers

A copy of the written communication from the HCA to Genesis that contains the evidence and analysis to support the decision to refuse the merger application.

Yours faithfully,

N. Haddon

Naomi McMaster,

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Dear Mr Hadden

Attached is acknowledgment of your request for information.

Kind Regards,
Naomi

Naomi McMaster
Information and Complaints Officer
Homes and Communities Agency
Fry Building
2 Marsham Street
London
SW1P 4DF
020 78748288 ext.5288
Switchboard: 0300 1234 500
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Robert Bean,

Dear Mr Haddon,

I write with regard to your Freedom of Information request (our reference FOI000724) which was due for response today.

Regrettably, we are not yet in a position to issue our response and we anticipate it will be a further 15 working days before we are able to do so. Therefore, you should receive a response to your request by 28 November 2016 at the latest.

I apologise for any inconvenience caused by this delay.

Kind regards,

Robert

Robert Bean | Legal Assistant
Homes and Communities Agency | Woodlands, Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7LW | Tel: 01234 242593

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Robert Bean,

Dear Mr Haddon,

Further to my email below, I am writing to apologise for a further delay in issuing our response to your Freedom of Information request.

We are currently finalising our response and we anticipate it will be a further 4 working days before we are able to respond, however we will issue our response sooner if we are in a position to do so. Therefore, you should receive a response by 2 December at the latest.

Once again I would like to apologise for any inconvenience caused by this delay, however please be assured we are working to provide you with a response as soon as possible.

Kind regards,

Robert

Robert Bean | Legal Assistant
Homes and Communities Agency | Woodlands, Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7LW | Tel: 01234 242593

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Robert Bean,

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Dear Mr Haddon,

 

Attached is a response to your request for information and corresponding
documents.

 

Kind regards,

 

Robert

 

Robert Bean | Legal Assistant

Homes and Communities Agency | Woodlands, Manton Lane, Bedford, MK41 7LW
| Tel: 01234 242593

 

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