Consultancy costs

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Richard Jenkins

Dear Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service,

Please could you provide the total expenditure made by Wiltshire Fire and Rescue Service on the use of consultants and consultancy services between the periods September 1st 2010 to May 31st 2013 inclusive.

I would be grateful if the figures could be broken down to identify the monthly spend.

Yours faithfully,

Richard Jenkins

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Dear Richard

 

Thank you for your email.  We are currently collating the information you
have requested and will respond to you in full as soon as possible, and
within 20 working days at the latest.

 

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 Jackie Greene

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Information Management

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Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service

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REF: FOI 13 37

Dear Richard

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

Thank you for your request for information about consultancy costs. Your
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Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service

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Jackie Greene

Administration Assistant

Information Management

Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service

Internal: ext 5968

External: 01380 732968

email: [email address]

web: www.wiltsfire.gov.uk

 

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Dear Richard

Further to your email of 6 June 2013  which I have treated as a Freedom of
Information request, please find below the information that you requested.

Query

Please could you provide the total expenditure made by Wiltshire Fire and
Rescue Service on the use of consultants and consultancy services between
the periods September 1st 2010 to May 31st 2013 inclusive.

 

I would be grateful if the figures could be broken down to identify the
monthly spend.

Response

Expenditure on the use of consultants and consultancy services 1 September
2010 to 31 May 2013:

Month Amount
June 2010 £694.50
July 2010 £3,819.75
Sep 2010 £2,083.50
Oct 2010 £1,530.00
Nov 2010 £1,500.00
Dec 2010 £3,807.25
Jan 2011 £2,312.50
Feb 2011 £1,200.00
Mar 2011 £6,991.00
Apr 2011 £4,079.50
May 2011 £8,382.41
Jun 2011 £2,728.21
Jul 2011 £2,853.66
Aug 2011 £4,864.56
Sep 2011 £5,174.55
Oct 2011 £3,984.20
Nov 2011 £4,081.20
Dec 2011 £4,202.60
Jan 2012 £6,788.75
Feb 2012 £4,283.75
Mar 2012 £15,597.10
Apr 2012 £10,538.02
May 2012 £1,372.00
Jun 2012 £2,548.60
Jul 2012 £7,865.62
Aug 2012 £36,568.65
Sep 2012 £8,516.10
Oct 2012 £5,374.60
Nov 2012 £625.00
Dec 2012 £625.00
Jan 2013 £1,968.00
Feb 2013 £15,380.00
Mar 2013 £6,431.17
Apr 2013 £4,299.50
Total £193,071.25

 

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Yours sincerely

 

 

 

 

Lisa Smith

Corporate Information Manager

Wiltshire Fire & Rescue Service

Tel: 01380 731182

Web: www.wiltsfire.gov.uk

 

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