Budget for Elective Home Education

Fiona Nicholson made this Freedom of Information request to Torbay Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

The request was successful.

Dear Torbay Borough Council,

Please could you tell me the following:

1/ Where elective home education currently sits in your authority
2/ Which line in the s251 table included an allocation for elective
home education services in a/ 2013-14 and b/ 2014-15
3/ What is the budget sum allocated to elective home education
services for the current year
4/ What is the forward budget sum allocated to elective home
education services for the next financial year

Yours faithfully,

Fiona Nicholson

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Please read the Council's email disclaimer notification which is located
at the end of the email message.

Dear Ms Nicholson

 

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 6 August
2014. We are currently processing your request and will contact you within
20 working days.

 

If you have any queries regarding your request, please do not hesitate to
contact us, quoting the reference number above in all communications.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Angela Hellier

Information Compliance Officer

Torbay Council

 

Email: [email address]

Phone: 01803 207413

 

Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus,
Torquay TQ1 3DR

 

Find out more at: www.torbay.gov.uk/accesstoinformation

 

 

show quoted sections

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Please read the Council's email disclaimer notification which is located
at the end of the email message.

Dear Ms Nicholson

 

Further to my email dated 6 August 2014 I am writing to let you know that
unfortunately we will not be able to provide the response to your FOI
request within 20 working days.

 

The member of staff who is responsible for the Budget for Elective Home
Education works ‘term time only’ and is not due back to the office until
the second week in September.  We, therefore, aim to respond to your
request by 15 September 2014.

 

Please accept my apologies for any inconvenience this delay may cause you.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Angela Hellier

Information Compliance Officer

Torbay Council

 

Email: [email address]

Phone: 01803 207413

 

Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus,
Torquay TQ1 3DR

 

Find out more at: www.torbay.gov.uk/accesstoinformation

 

 

show quoted sections

Hi Angela

Thanks for letting me know about the delay.

I will await the response in due course.

Fiona

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Please read the Council's email disclaimer notification which is located
at the end of the email message.

Dear Ms Nicholson

 

Further to your request received on 5 August 2014, we have considered your
request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and I can confirm that
Torbay Council has completed its search for the information that you
requested.

 

This information is as follows:

 

1.            Where elective home education currently sits in your
authority

 

Education Other Than at School Service (EOTAS)

 

2.         Which line in the s251 table included an allocation for
elective home education services in

a.         2013-14

b.         2014-15

 

S251 Line 1.2.4 (forms a small part of this line)

 

3.         What is the budget sum allocated to elective home education
services for the current year

 

£17K

 

4.         What is the forward budget sum allocated to elective home
education services for the next financial year

 

                        £17K

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purpose of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.

 

Torbay Council publishes Access to Information requests and responses on
its online Disclosure Log. Only requests deemed to be in the public
interest will be included and any request included within this log will be
de-personalised accordingly.

 

To view the Council’s Disclosure Log, please visit
[1]www.torbay.gov.uk/disclosurelog

 

If you have any queries about this email please do not hesitate to contact
me directly, quoting the reference number listed at the top of this email
in all communications.

 

If you are unhappy with the Council’s response to your request and wish to
make a complaint please write to Information Compliance, Town Hall, Castle
Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR or complete the on-line complaint form that can
be found at [2]www.torbay.gov.uk.

 

If after going through the Council’s complaints process you are still not
satisfied, you can contact the Information Commissioner direct.

 

Information Commissioner Helpline: 08456 30 60 60
01625 54 57 45
Wycliffe House  
01625 545700
Water Lane Switchboard:
01625 524510
Wilmslow Fax:
[3]www.ico.gov.uk
Cheshire    SK9 5AF Website:
[4][email address]
Email (general):

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

 

 

Angela Hellier

Information Compliance Officer

Torbay Council

 

Email: [5][email address]

Phone: 01803 207413

 

Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus,
Torquay TQ1 3DR

 

Find out more at: [6]www.torbay.gov.uk/accesstoinformation

 

 

show quoted sections

Hi Angela

That's great, thank you very much.

Yours sincerely,

Fiona Nicholson