Allotment waiting list data

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Durham County Council

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Durham County Council did not have the information requested.

Margaret Campbell

Dear Sir or Madam,

As of January 2009, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in the Council area for which the council has access to waiting list data?

2) In total, how many plots are on these sites ?

3) In total, how many people are on these waiting lists for an allotment?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many sites are there in total in the Council area?

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

Durham County Council

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David Walker, Durham County Council

Our Ref: 1946585

05-FEB-09

Dear Ms Campbell

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

I acknowledge your request for information received on 30-JAN-2009.

Your request is being considered and if the information requested is held
by the County Council it will be sent to you within the statutory
timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Freedom of Information Act
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Kevin Bell

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Durham County Council

Adult & Community Services

Culture & Leisure

Rivergreen Centre

Aykley Heads

Durham

DH1 5TS

Tel: 0191 370 8803

Email: [email address]

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Yours sincerely

Kevin Bell

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Kevin Bell, Durham County Council

Our Ref: 1946585

11-FEB-09

Dear Ms Campbell

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

Your request for information on allotment waiting lists, received on
30-JAN-2009, has been considered.

Unfortunately we will not be able to provide you with this information.
This is because the requested information is not held by Durham County
Council.

Allotments are managed by District Councils and you may wish to direct
your request to those authorities. Their contact details can be found on
the County Council's website using the following link:-

[1]http://www.durham.gov.uk/durhamcc/usp.ns...

In accordance with section 17 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 this
letter acts as a refusal notice.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request please contact:

Kevin Bell

Freedom of Information / Data Protection Coordinator

Durham County Council

Adult & Community Services

Culture & Leisure

Rivergreen Centre

Aykley Heads

Durham

DH1 5TS

Tel: 0191 370 8803

Email: [email address]

After you have exhausted our internal appeals procedure you also have a
right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Telephone: 01625 545 745

Fax: 01625 524 510

Email: [email address]

www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk

Yours sincerely

Kevin Bell

Kevin Bell

Freedom of Information & Data Protection Coordinator

Durham County Council Adult and Community Services

Rivergreen Centre

Aykley Heads Estate

Durham

DH1 5TS

Email: [Durham County Council request email]

Tel: 0191 370 8803

Fax: 0191 383 5784

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