bednar communications

Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Hope you are well?

I would like to request information about your business grants. What business grants do you offer to local start-ups/small businesses? What is the allowance per business in 2019 and what will be the allowance in 2020?

Also, if possible, do you have information about how much you have given (grants) to local businesses in the past 5 years in your area?

Yours faithfully,

Hana Bednarova

FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference FOI1814.  Thank
you for your request for information. 

 

Your request was received on 08/10/19 and the Council is dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

We have made it easier to request information from us. Our new [1]Request
for Information application is now available online. Here you can submit,
manage and stay updated on all your requests within an account. Click on
the link to create an account and get started. You will need a valid email
address to verify your account.

 

As required by the legislation, the Council aims to answer your request
promptly, but no later than 20 working days after receipt. As stated in
the Information Commissioner’s guidance, Awareness Guidance 11 Time for
Compliance, the 20 working day clock starts the day after the Council
received the request. The due date has been calculated to be 05/11/19. 

 

If the information you have requested contains reference to a third party,
then they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or
not to release the information to you.

 

Very occasionally, fees may be payable for the supply of information under
the Freedom of Information Act.  This will be considered, and if fees are
payable in respect of this request the Council will contact you before
proceeding in order to be sure that you are happy to go ahead.  Any fees
that do apply must be paid before the information is processed and
released.

 

Please note that an anonymised copy of our response to your request may be
published in the Council’s Disclosure Log where appropriate.  This is a
record of responses to completed requests for information that the Council
has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and
Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

The Council’s Disclosure Log is available online at the following address:

 

[2]http://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category/...

 

If you have any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

Adam Howorth

Information Officer

[3]North Tyneside Council.

 

Tel: (0191) 643 2333

[4]Description: Facebook[5]Description: Twitter email

 

From: bednar communications <[FOI #610048 email]>
Sent: 08 October 2019 14:25
To: FOI Officer <[email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Business Grants [Scanned]

 

*EXTRNL*
Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Hope you are well?

I would like to request information about your business grants. What
business grants do you offer to local start-ups/small businesses? What is
the allowance per business in 2019 and what will be the allowance in 2020?

Also, if possible, do you have information about how much you have given
(grants) to local businesses in the past 5 years in your area?

Yours faithfully,

Hana Bednarova

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FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference FOI1814

 

Your request for information under the above legislation has now been
considered. Please see response attached.

 

We have made it easier to request information from us. Our new [1]Request
for Information application is now available online. Here you can submit,
manage and stay updated on all your requests within an account. Click on
the link to create an account and get started. You will need a valid email
address to verify your account.

 

Please note that an anonymised copy of this response may be published in
our Disclosure Log where appropriate.

 

This is a record of responses to completed requests for information that
the Council has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000 and Environmental Information Regulations 2004. The Disclosure
Log is available online at the following address:

 

[2]http://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category/...

 

I trust that this information answers your request, but if you have any
further requests please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

If you are unhappy with the way the Council has handled your request, you
may ask for an internal review. Please contact the Information Governance
Team no later than 40 working days after the date of this letter, after
which time we will consider the matter closed.

 

Law and Governance

North Tyneside Council

Quadrant

The Silverlink North

Cobalt Business Park

North Tyneside

NE27 0BY

 

e-mail [3][North Tyneside Council request email]

 

Further information is also available from the Information Commissioner
at:

 

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

 

[4]www.ico.org.uk

 

 

From: FOI.Officer
Sent: 08 October 2019 16:46
To: bednar communications <[FOI #610048 email]>
Subject: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION FOI1814

 

 

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference FOI1814.  Thank
you for your request for information. 

 

Your request was received on 08/10/19 and the Council is dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

We have made it easier to request information from us. Our new [5]Request
for Information application is now available online. Here you can submit,
manage and stay updated on all your requests within an account. Click on
the link to create an account and get started. You will need a valid email
address to verify your account.

 

As required by the legislation, the Council aims to answer your request
promptly, but no later than 20 working days after receipt. As stated in
the Information Commissioner’s guidance, Awareness Guidance 11 Time for
Compliance, the 20 working day clock starts the day after the Council
received the request. The due date has been calculated to be 05/11/19. 

 

If the information you have requested contains reference to a third party,
then they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or
not to release the information to you.

 

Very occasionally, fees may be payable for the supply of information under
the Freedom of Information Act.  This will be considered, and if fees are
payable in respect of this request the Council will contact you before
proceeding in order to be sure that you are happy to go ahead.  Any fees
that do apply must be paid before the information is processed and
released.

 

Please note that an anonymised copy of our response to your request may be
published in the Council’s Disclosure Log where appropriate.  This is a
record of responses to completed requests for information that the Council
has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and
Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

The Council’s Disclosure Log is available online at the following address:

 

[6]http://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category/...

 

If you have any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

Adam Howorth

Information Officer

[7]North Tyneside Council.

 

Tel: (0191) 643 2333

[8]Description: Facebook[9]Description: Twitter email

 

From: bednar communications
<[10][FOI #610048 email]>
Sent: 08 October 2019 14:25
To: FOI Officer <[11][email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Business Grants [Scanned]

 

*EXTRNL*
Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Hope you are well?

I would like to request information about your business grants. What
business grants do you offer to local start-ups/small businesses? What is
the allowance per business in 2019 and what will be the allowance in 2020?

Also, if possible, do you have information about how much you have given
(grants) to local businesses in the past 5 years in your area?

Yours faithfully,

Hana Bednarova

-------------------------------------------------------------------

Please use this email address for all replies to this request:
[12][FOI #610048 email]

Is [13][North Tyneside Council request email] the wrong address for Freedom of
Information requests to North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council? If
so, please contact us using this form:
[14]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/change_re...

Disclaimer: This message and any reply that you make will be published on
the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
[15]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/offi...

For more detailed guidance on safely disclosing information, read the
latest advice from the ICO:
[16]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/ico-...

Please note that in some cases publication of requests and responses will
be delayed.

If you find this service useful as an FOI officer, please ask your web
manager to link to us from your organisation's FOI page.

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bednar communications

Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you very much for getting back to me.

Would it be possible to get an information (if held by the council) on which local authority offers business grants to local businesses?

Yours sincerely,

Hana Bednarova

FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Hana,

 

North Tyneside Council would not hold this information for other Local
Authority’s. You would have to contact each authority direct.

 

Thanks

 

 

From: bednar communications <[FOI #610048 email]>
Sent: 11 October 2019 12:45
To: FOI Officer <[email address]>
Subject: RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
FOI1814 [Scanned]

 

*EXTRNL*
Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you very much for getting back to me.

Would it be possible to get an information (if held by the council) on
which local authority offers business grants to local businesses?

Yours sincerely,

Hana Bednarova

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