Empty commercial and/or mixed use properties

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Dear Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council,

Could you kindly provide a list of vacant commercial properties in the borough identifying which are owned by the council or other public body and which are privately owned.

For the properties owned by the council or another public body, could you kindly identify if these are owned or leased.

Could the list kindly include the following: (a) 1. addresses, 2. rateable values 3. date vacated; of empty Commercial properties that are within your area, which have been vacant for longer than 3 months; and

(b) the names and addresses of the owners of those properties referred to in (a)

If this could be supplied in a csv (spreadsheet) format this would certainly be appreciated.

Yours faithfully,

James Loy

Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

Dear James Loy,

I acknowledge receipt of your Freedom of Information request and will liaise with the relevant Department in order to provide a response.

We will endeavour to provide this information within 20 working days, unless we require additional time to consider whether disclosure is in the public interest in accordance with Section 2 of the Act.

Yours faithfully,

FOI Team
 Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
  Legal Section, The General Offices, Steel Works Road, Ebbw Vale, South Wales NP23 6DN
  Cyngor Bwrdeistref Sirol Blaenau Gwent
Mae'r Adain Gyfreithiol, Y Swyddfeydd Cyffredinol, Heol Gwaith Dur, Glyn Ebwy NP23 6DN

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Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

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Dear Sir,


Please find attached the information you requested in relation to empty
properties within our Borough.


Should you require any further assistance please do not hesitate to
contact me.


Kind Regards,


Karen Williams



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