Allotments and waiting lists

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Waverley Borough Council

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Margaret Campbell

Dear Waverley Borough Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2013, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Waverley 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

Data Protection, Waverley Borough Council

Dear Ms Campbell

Thank you for your email requesting information about allotments.

We will deal with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and it is our intention to send you a response by 5 February, 20 working days from the receipt of your email.

Yours sincerely

Christine May
Information Rights Coordinator
Working Wed - Fri
01483 523044

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Tricia Butt, Waverley Borough Council


Dear Margaret here is the answers to your Freedom of Information request:


1                     We only have 1 x allotments sites

2                     We have 38 plots

3                     We have 21 on the waiting lit

4                     I am not putting any more on the waiting list until
renewal has happen at the end of March

5                     There has not been any plots 2011/2012

6                     No new sites to name

7                     N/A

8                     N/A



I hope this helps you.


Kind regards


Tricia Butt

Park and Countryside Assistant

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01483 523 505



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Ben Major left an annotation ()

Only one site? There's one at Meadrow, one in Godalming town itself, one in Farncombe...

Margaret Campbell left an annotation ()

Ben Major - the other allotments in the Waverley area are managed by the local Town or Parish Councils, and therefore WBC does not hold the data.