Under the Freedom of Information Act I would like to request the following information:

1) How many football pitches were the council responsible for at the end of March in each of the following financial years?
2022/23
2021/22
2020/21
2019/20
2018/19

Please split this up by pitch size if possible (5v5, 7v7, 9v9, 11v11) and type (grass, 3G, etc). If this is not possible please just provide the number of pitches. Please provide this information in spreadsheet format (CSV or XLS).

2) How much have local football teams had to pay for pitch fees across the following seasons. Please specify on what basis fees are paid (e.g. per season, every other weekend or per hour, or other frequency) and provide a breakdown if there are different classes of fees such as different qualities of pitches

2023/24 (current season)
2022/23
2021/22
2020/21
2019/20
2018/19

Please provide this information in spreadsheet format (CSV or XLS).

If this request requires any clarification please indicate this ASAP. If this request will takes longer than 18 hours to compile, please contact me so I can simplify the request.

As per FOI legislation, I require a response within 20 working days.

Freedom of Information Mailbox, Blaby District Council

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Dear Lennan Tomlins,

 

Freedom of Information Request - Case Ref/ BDC03063

 

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information received on
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Dear Lennan Tomlins,

Freedom of Information Request - Case Ref/ BDC03063

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information received on
16/02/2024 and is being handled under the terms of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (“the Act”).

Your request has been given the reference number BDC03063

You will receive a response to your request within 20 working days, as
defined by the Act. This is subject to the information not being exempt or
containing a reference to a third party.

Responses to requests for information are sent by email, using normal font
size, unless you have requested otherwise. If you do have any particular
requirements for the format of our response (including for re-useable
formats), please do let us know.

For more on how the Council handles requests, including where exemptions
may apply or when fees are payable, please visit our website at:
[1]https://www.blaby.gov.uk/your-council/da....

If you have any queries or concerns, please contact me quoting the above
reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Team
Blaby District Council

Telephone: 0116 272 7678

Find out what level of service you are entitled to receive by viewing our
[2]Service Standards

To find out about how we use your personal information, please review our
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Dear Lennan Tomlins,

Freedom of Information Request - Case Ref/ BDC03063

I am writing in response to your request for information which was
received on the 16/02/2024 and has been dealt with under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (“the Act”).

The information you requested is enclosed.

1) How many football pitches were the council responsible for at the end
of March in each of the following financial years?
2022/23 one
2021/22 one
2020/21 one
2019/20 one
2018/19 one

2) How much have local football teams had to pay for pitch fees across the
following seasons. Please specify on what basis fees are paid (e.g. per
season, every other weekend or per hour, or other frequency) and provide a
breakdown if there are different classes of fees such as different
qualities of pitches

No pitch fees, the pitch is under a licence agreement.

The information provided in response to Freedom of Information requests is
subject to copyright protection. Where the copyright is owned by Blaby
District Council, re-use is permitted in accordance with the terms of the
Open Government Licence. However, we do ask that you attribute the
information to Blaby District Council when re-using it.

Where third party copyright is identified, you will need to contact the
copyright owner directly should you wish to re-use their information.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the response date and should be sent
to [1][email address].

If you are not happy with the outcome of the internal review, you have the
right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.
For more information, please visit: [2]www.ico.org.uk.

If you have any further queries, please contact me quoting the above
reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Team
Blaby District Council

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Dear Lennan Tomlins,

Freedom of Information Request - Case Ref/ BDC03063

I am writing in response to your request for information which was
received on the 16/02/2024 and has been dealt with under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 (“the Act”).

The information you requested is enclosed.

1) How many football pitches were the council responsible for at the end
of March in each of the following financial years?
2022/23 one
2021/22 one
2020/21 one
2019/20 one
2018/19 one

2) How much have local football teams had to pay for pitch fees across the
following seasons. Please specify on what basis fees are paid (e.g. per
season, every other weekend or per hour, or other frequency) and provide a
breakdown if there are different classes of fees such as different
qualities of pitches

No pitch fees, the pitch is under a licence agreement.

The information provided in response to Freedom of Information requests is
subject to copyright protection. Where the copyright is owned by Blaby
District Council, re-use is permitted in accordance with the terms of the
Open Government Licence. However, we do ask that you attribute the
information to Blaby District Council when re-using it.

Where third party copyright is identified, you will need to contact the
copyright owner directly should you wish to re-use their information.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the response date and should be sent to
[1][email address].

If you are not happy with the outcome of the internal review, you have the
right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision.
For more information, please visit: [2]www.ico.org.uk.

If you have any further queries, please contact me quoting the above
reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Team
Blaby District Council

Telephone: 0116 272 7678

Find out what level of service you are entitled to receive by viewing our
[3]Service Standards

To find out about how we use your personal information, please review our
[4]privacy notice.

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