Expenditure Data

Mr Cross made this Freedom of Information request to Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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The request was successful.

Dear Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council,
Please provide me with the council’s expenditure data for payments over £500 in CSV format. Please provide data for
the period between January 2011 and December 2013. Please interpret transaction data in line with the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) publication “The Code of Recommended Practice for Local Authorities on Data Transparency”

Yours faithfully,

Mr Cross

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Mr Cross

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