Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards

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Dear Sheffield City Council,

Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

1. Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on behalf of the council?
2. Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these services under these such agreements
3. Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
4. Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
5. Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?

Yours faithfully,

Mr P T Read

FOI, Sheffield City Council

Dear Mr P T Read,
 
Thank you for your recent request for information relating to DoLS and BIA
assessments which we received on 12/02/19.
 
This has been logged as a Freedom of Information Request, and will be
dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act.  The reference number for
your request can be found above.
 
The Freedom of Information Act states that we must respond to you within
20 working days, therefore, you should expect to hear a response from us
by 12/03/19.
 
In the meantime, if you have any queries please, contact us at the email
address below.
 
Thank you.
 
Yours sincerely,
 
Sheffield City Council
PO Box 1283
Sheffield, S1 1UJ
Email: [1][Sheffield City Council request email]
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From: Mr P T Read [[2]mailto:[FOI #551889 email]]
Sent: 12 February 2019 09:29
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Deprivation of Liberty
Safeguards
 
Dear Sheffield City Council,
 
Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of
Information Act:
 
1.      Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in
place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on
behalf of the council?
2.      Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these
services under these such agreements
3.      Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
4.      Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
5.      Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly
to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?
 
Yours faithfully,
 
Mr P T Read
 
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FOI, Sheffield City Council

Dear Mr P T Read,
 
Thank you for your recent request for information relating to DoLS and BIA
assessments which we received on 12/02/19.
 
Please find below, Sheffield City Council’s response to your request:
 
1.      Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in
place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on
behalf of the council?
        No
 
2.      Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these
services under these such agreements
        N/A
 
3.      Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
        N/A
 
4.      Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
        N/A
 
5.      Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly
to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?
        £230 for a renewal and £265 for a new assessment.
 
If you have any queries about this response, please do not hesitate to
contact us.
 
If you are unhappy with the response you have received in relation to your
request, you are entitled to have this reviewed.  You can ask for an
internal review by either writing to the above address or by emailing
[1][Sheffield City Council request email].  Internal review requests should be submitted
within 40 working days from the date of this response.
 
If you remain dissatisfied with the outcome of your internal review, you
can contact the Information Commissioners Office. The Information
Commissioner can be contacted at: The Information Commissioner's Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF, telephone 0303
123 1113, or for further details see their website [2]www.ico.org.uk
 
Kind Regards,
 
Sheffield City Council
PO Box 1283
Sheffield, S1 1UJ
Email: [3][Sheffield City Council request email]
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From: Mr P T Read [[4]mailto:[FOI #551889 email]]
Sent: 12 February 2019 09:29
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Deprivation of Liberty
Safeguards
 
Dear Sheffield City Council,
 
Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of
Information Act:
 
1.      Does the council have a current contract or framework agreement in
place for suppliers to undertake DoLS assessments or BIA assessments on
behalf of the council?
2.      Please provide the name(s) of the organisations providing these
services under these such agreements
3.      Please confirm the start and finish date for any such agreement?
4.      Please provide the monetary value applied to any such agreement?
5.      Please provide the spot purchase price the council pays directly
to BIA assessors to undertake DoLS and BIA assessments?
 
Yours faithfully,
 
Mr P T Read
 
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Please use this email address for all replies to this request:
[5][FOI #551889 email]
 
Is [6][Sheffield City Council request email] the wrong address for Freedom of Information
requests to Sheffield City Council? If so, please contact us using this
form:
[7]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/change_re...
 
Disclaimer: This message and any reply that you make will be published on
the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
[8]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/offi...
 
For more detailed guidance on safely disclosing information, read the
latest advice from the ICO:
[9]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/ico-...
 
Please note that in some cases publication of requests and responses will
be delayed.
 
If you find this service useful as an FOI officer, please ask your web
manager to link to us from your organisation's FOI page.
 
 

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