DBS Information

Jon Albone made this Freedom of Information request to Torbay Borough Council

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Hi

I'd appreciate if you'd provide the following information about the council's provision of electronic DBS checks:

1. What supplier currently provides your electronic DBS check system to you?

2. What was the total contract length and price for this system?

Regards,

Jon Albone

Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Dear Mr Albone

 

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 15 April
2015. We are currently processing your request and will contact you within
20 working days.

 

If you have any queries regarding your request, please do not hesitate to
contact us, quoting the reference number above in all communications.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Angela Hellier

Information Compliance Officer

Torbay Council

 

Email: [email address]

Phone: 01803 207413

 

Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus,
Torquay TQ1 3DR

 

Find out more at: www.torbay.gov.uk/accesstoinformation

 

 

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Freedom of Information, Torbay Borough Council

Dear Mr Albone

 

Further to your request received on 15 April 2015, we have considered your
request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and I can confirm that
Torbay Council has completed its search for the information that you
requested.

 

This information is as follows:

 

1.    What supplier currently provides your electronic DBS check system to
you?

 

United Medicare.

 

2. What was the total contract length and price for this system?

 

The total contract length is two years with an opportunity to extend for a
further two.  The system that is used is provided by United Medicare as
part of the overall contract, there has been no additional costs
associated with using their system.

 

 

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purpose of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.

 

Torbay Council publishes Access to Information requests and responses on
its online Disclosure Log. Only requests deemed to be in the public
interest will be included and any request included within this log will be
de-personalised accordingly.

 

To view the Council’s Disclosure Log, please visit
[1]www.torbay.gov.uk/disclosurelog

 

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me directly, quoting the reference number listed at the top of this email
in all communications.

 

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make a complaint please write to Information Compliance, Town Hall, Castle
Circus, Torquay, TQ1 3DR or complete the on-line complaint form that can
be found at [2]www.torbay.gov.uk.

 

If after going through the Council’s complaints process you are still not
satisfied, you can contact the Information Commissioner direct.

 

Information Commissioner Helpline: 08456 30 60 60
01625 54 57 45
Wycliffe House  
01625 545700
Water Lane Switchboard:
01625 524510
Wilmslow Fax:
[3]www.ico.gov.uk
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[4][email address]
Email (general):

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

 

Angela Hellier

Information Compliance Officer

Torbay Council

 

Email: [5][email address]

Phone: 01803 207413

 

Mail: Information Compliance, Torbay Council, Town Hall, Castle Circus,
Torquay TQ1 3DR

 

Find out more at: [6]www.torbay.gov.uk/accesstoinformation

 

 

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