Council Tax Court Summons 2016

Adam Abraham made this Freedom of Information request to Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council,

I write to make enquiries regarding Council Tax summons for the year 2016.

Q1 in the year 2016, please can you provide all the dates that Court summons where held at the local magistrate courts regarding failure to pay Council Tax?

Q2 for each summons date, can you please provide the total number of people who were summoned?

Q3 for each summons date, can you please indicate how many sessions where held?

Q4 of the number of people summoned, how many actually attended at the magistrate court?

Q5 how many Local Authority officers where present in attendance at the summons session, to deal with the attendees?

Q6 what is the fixed rate court cost incurred and added onto the Council Tax for each person?

Yours faithfully,

Adam Abraham

Information Requests, Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Adam

Thank you for your request for information in relation to:- Council tax court summons 2016
Your request was received on:-  21.09.2017
We are dealing with it under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000
The BMBC reference number is:- FOIA 1325
Your request will be processed as soon as possible, and we will try to provide the information within 20 working days as required.
The 20 day deadline is:-   19.10.2017
 
In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, we will let you know the likely charges before proceeding.

Thank you once again for your request.

Kind Regards

Jane Buchan
Customer Feedback and Improvement Officer
Customer Feedback and Improvement Team
Communities Directorate, Customer Services

Postal address:Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council, Communities, Customer Services, Customer Feedback and Improvement Team, PO Box 679, Barnsley, S70 9GG

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Tom Grierson

Customer Feedback and Improvement Officer
Customer Feedback and Improvement Team
Customer Services

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