Allotments and waiting lists

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Norwich City Council

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Margaret Campbell

Dear Norwich City Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2013, please could you tell me:

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

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?

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

5) How many new allotment sites on council land were brought into use in 2011 and 2012? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

FOI-Queries, Norwich City Council

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Margaret Campbell

Dear FOI-Queries,

On the 7th January I sent the request for information on NCC allotments, below. I've had no reply apart from what appears to be an automated response, so would be very grateful if you could look at this and chase it up.

My request was:

"Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2013, please could you tell me:

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

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?

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

5) How many new allotment sites on council land were brought into use in 2011 and 2012? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots"

Yours sincerely,

Margaret Campbell

FOI-Queries, Norwich City Council

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as possible, and within five working days from the date of your email.

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and services including online applications for our most commonly used
forms. You can also send us your comments, compliments or complaints
online.

Freedom of Information Act requests
In accordance with the act we will respond to enquiries within 20 working
days.

You can also contact us in the following ways:

* 0344 980 3333 (general enquiries), 8am to 5pm
* 24 hour Antisocial behaviour (ASB) hotline – 01603 212100
* 24 hour telephone payments – 01603 212282
* For 24 hour online payments, click [3]here
* To visit us at one of our neighbourhood offices, click [4]here

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Response via private email:

Norwich City Council
City Hall
Norwich
NR2 1NH

28th February 2013

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Our reference : 297401 / 4188277
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Dear Ms Campbell,

I am writing in response to your request for information about allotment sites

The information you requested is given below.

As of January 2013, please could you tell me:

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

18 sites

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

1744 plots

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?

1167

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

No

5) How many new allotment sites on council land were brought into use in 2011 and 2012? Please give:

a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

None

In providing you with this information I would like to draw your attention to the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2005, which came into force on 1 July 2005. If you intend to re-use the information provided, you must contact this department, as the council may wish to place conditions on how this information is used.

Lucy Green
Norwich City Council