Dear Doncaster Borough Council,

Please could you provide the name of the firm that is currently contracted by your Council to provide advice in respect of business rates mitigation and appeals on your own properties. Please also provide the date that this contract started and the contract expiry.

Yours faithfully,

H Metcalfe

Freedom of Information Requests, Doncaster Borough Council

Dear H Metcalfe,

Re: Request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

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Craig Miller
Information Governance Officer
Information Governance Team
Corporate Resources
Doncaster Council

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FOI Environmental & Trading Services, Doncaster Borough Council

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H Metcalfe

Ref: 64548

 

Dear Sir/Madam,

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request dated 10 February 2021
for information about business rates mitigation and appeals.

 

Please find our response to your request below.

 

1. Question

Please could you provide the name of the firm that is currently contracted
by your Council to provide advice in respect of business rates mitigation
and appeals on your own properties.

 

Response

The Council does not currently have a contract in place for advice in
respect of business rates mitigation and appeals

 

2. Question

Please also provide the date that this contract started and the contract
expiry.

 

Response

N/A

 

 

I hope this information is useful to you.

 

Doncaster Council estimate that it has cost £25 to respond to this request
for information.

 

If you are not happy with this reply, you can ask us to review our
response. To do this write to us at the address below or email
[1][email address]

 

If you do not agree with the review decision you can apply to the
Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a decision about our
compliance or otherwise with the EIR legislation. Contact details for the
ICO are Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. [2]www.ico.org.uk Telephone 0303 123 1113.

 

Yours sincerely

 

[3]Gills electronic signature

Gillian Fairbrother

Interim Property Manager

Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU

 

 

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