Cannes Expense Claims

Phil Jackson made this Freedom of Information request to Haringey Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence. Contact us if you think it should be reopened.

The request was successful.

Dear Haringey Borough Council,

Please provide a detailed breakdown of Councillor and Officer expense claims for the trip to Cannes for the 2017 MIPIM conference, including any third party funding contributions. Specifically we are seeking restaurant expenses, hotel expenses and payments made by third parties to support the costs of the delegation...And menus would be good, ok i am joking about the menus, we can find them from the bills.

Yours faithfully,

Phil Jackson

Haringey Borough Council

Dear Mr Jackson


Freedom of Information / Environmental Information Regulations Request:


I acknowledge your request for information received on 10 April 2017.


This information request will be dealt with in accordance with the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations and we
will send the response by 11 May 2017


Yours sincerely,




Feedback and Information Governance


Shared Service Centre | Central Team

Haringey Council 

River Park House, 225 High Road, London, N22 8HQ




This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential, may be
subject to legal privilege and are intended only for the person(s) or
organisation(s) to whom this email is addressed. Any unauthorised use,
retention, distribution, copying or disclosure is strictly prohibited. If
you have received this email in error, please notify the system
administrator at Haringey Council immediately and delete this e-mail from
your system. Although this e-mail and any attachments are believed to be
free of any virus or other defect which might affect any computer or
system into which they are received and opened, it is the responsibility
of the recipient to ensure they are virus free and no responsibility is
accepted for any loss or damage from receipt or use thereof. All
communications sent to or from external third party organisations may be
subject to recording and/or monitoring in accordance with relevant

Cooper Laura, Haringey Borough Council


Dear Mr Jackson,

Re: Freedom of Information Act Request ref: LBH/6187717


Thank you for your request for information received on 10 April 2017, in
which you asked for the following information:


A detailed breakdown of Councillor and Officer expense claims for the trip
to Cannes for the 2017 MIPIM conference, including any third party funding
contributions, specifically seeking;

1)    restaurant expenses

2)    hotel expenses

3)    payments made by third parties

4)    menus


My response is as follows:


Details of the council’s attendance at MIPIM 2017 can be found on our
website at [1] this includes a full
list of sponsors. Please see specific responses below:


1)    Restaurant expenses was a total of £1026.82. Meals are generally
covered within events attended as part of the exhibition. However, in 2017
the total cost of meals was £1026.82 – this was part of a series of
networking events hosted by Haringey Council  and included attendance by
other parties (total of 2 events, 15 people).

2)    Hotel accommodation was a total of £5,800 based on 5 delegates with
a combination of 3 and 4 night minimum stays.

3)    Total third party sponsorship raised was £16,300.

4)    We do not have copies of any menus.


 If you are unhappy with how we have responded to your request you can ask
us to conduct an Internal Review. If so, please contact the Feedback and
Information Team as below. (Please note you should do this within two
months of receiving this response.)   


Feedback and Information Governance Team

River Park House

225 High Road 

N22 8HQ

E [2][email address]



Yours sincerely,


Laura Cooper


Laura Cooper

Regeneration Communications Manager




show quoted sections