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Kevin Ross made this Freedom of Information request to East Hertfordshire District Council

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Dear East Hertfordshire District Council,

My Name is Kevin Ross. I’m actually writing a short essay about local authority revenue, expenditure and financing in the UK.

To integrate actual local numbers I would like to ask for the following information:
Do you have a frequently published Budget Book?
Where can I find/request the current issue as well as previous ones?
If you don’t publish a budget book, can you please provide me the latest annual total net expenditure of the council as well as of your customer service?

Thank you very much for your help.

Yours faithfully,

Kevin Ross

eastherts@infreemation.co.uk,

I am writing to acknowledge your written request for information.

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Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

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eastherts@infreemation.co.uk,

3 Attachments

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed
and the information that we hold is enclosed.

Attached are the last three budget books

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request
please do not hesitate to contact me. 

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act
contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 01625 545 700

www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all
correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.

 

 

Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act
may also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.