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Asylum Seekers Accommodation

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Arthur Lightfoot

Dear Carlisle City Council,

I wish to make an FOI request under the Freedom of Information Act, 2003. Please provide, within 20 working days:
1) The number of premises (this means hotels as well as any other premises that have been repurposed) currently being used in the council area to house asylum seekers/migrants/ those individuals waiting to be processed.
2) Please provide the number of individuals being housed in the council area.
3) Please provide the names of the premises being used to house these individuals (if unable to provide this information please proceed with the rest of the request)
4) The estimated annual cost to the council of housing and supporting these individuals (if unable to provide this information please proceed with the rest of the request)

Yours faithfully,

Arthur Lightfoot

Carlisle City Council

Dear Arthur Lightfoot,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

Thank you for your request for information about asylum seekers which
was received on 30/03/2023. Your request has been handled under the terms
of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and has been given the reference
00002223.

Your request for information has now been considered.  However, due to the
nature of the information that you are seeking we do not hold the
information under section 1(1) of the Freedom of Information Act.  

Cumbria County Council is the lead authority for the resettlement of
asylum seekers and refugees in the area. Therefore, in accordance with
Section 1(1) of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, this information
cannot be provided as it is not held by the Council.

However, the information you request may be held by Cumbria County
Council. Freedom of Information requests can be submitted to Cumbria
County Council by using their [1]online request form or by
emailing  [2][email address] 

If you have any queries about this email, please contact me.  Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

Kind regards,

Information Team

Carlisle City Council

Civic Centre

Carlisle

CA3 8QG

[email address]

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