Dear Carmarthenshire Council,
1 . How many Council officers employed by Carmarthen council receive an annual salary exceeding £65.000.

2. During the period Jan 1/2015 - Jan 1/2017 what has been the cost to the rate payers on the use of outside consultants by Carmathen Council.

Yours faithfully,

N Humphreys

FOIA, Carmarthenshire Council

Dear Mr Humphreys

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8th February, 2017 and is being dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

We are therefore required to provide a response within 20 working days, which will be on or before 8th March, 2017 although we will make every effort to provide you with a response as soon as practicably possible.

If we require clarification we will also contact you as soon as we can – please note that the timescale for response specified above may be subject to change if this is the case.

In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any queries, remembering to quote the reference number above in any communications.

Thank you

Yours sincerely

John Tillman
Swyddog Gwybodaeth a Diogelu Data
Tîm Llywodraethu Gwybodaeth a Chwynion
Adran y Prif Weithredwr
Cyngor Sir Gaerfyrddin

Information & Data Protection Officer
Information Governance & Complaints Team
Chief Executive's Department
Carmarthenshire County Council

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FOIA, Carmarthenshire Council

Dear Mr Humphreys
 
Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 8^th
February, 2017.
 
The specific information you requested was:
 
1.  How many Council officers employed by Carmarthen council receive an
annual salary exceeding £65,000?
 
In response, the information you are seeking is included in the annual
statement of accounts (page 93) on the County Council website as follows:
 
[1]http://www.carmarthenshire.gov.wales/med...
 
2.  During the period Jan 1/2015 - Jan 1/2017 what has been the cost to
the rate payers on the use of outside consultants by Carmarthen Council?
 
This information is also available to view on our website as follows:
 
[2]http://democracy.carmarthenshire.gov.wal...
 
Under Section 21 of the Act, a public authority is not obliged to provide
information which is already reasonably accessible to the applicant by
other means, which in this case is via our website as explained above.
 
As I am in effect refusing to provide information on the grounds that it
is already published, please consider this email to be a formal notice of
refusal as required by Section 17 of the Act.
 
If you are unhappy with this decision or the way in which you request has
been handled, you have the right to make an appeal in the first instance
to:
 
The Head of Administration & Law
Carmarthenshire County Council
County Hall
Carmarthen
SA31 1JP
 
Email: [3][email address]
 
If you remain unhappy with the handling of your request or complaint, you
have a right to appeal to the Information Commissioner at:
 
The Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF
 
Telephone: 0303 123 1113
Website: [4]www.ico.gov.uk
 
There is no charge for making an appeal.
 
Yours sincerely
 
John Tillman
Swyddog Gwybodaeth a Diogelu Data
Tîm Llywodraethu Gwybodaeth a Chwynion
Adran y Prif Weithredwr
Cyngor Sir Gaerfyrddin
 
Information & Data Protection Officer
Information Governance & Complaints Team
Chief Executive's Department
Carmarthenshire County Council
 
Mewnol/Internal: 4127
Allanol/External: 01267 224127
 
 
 
 
 

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