Figures for golf membership and numbers of people playing golf at municipal courses.

Martin Tighe made this Freedom of Information request to Aberdeen City Council

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Aberdeen City Council did not have the information requested.

Dear Aberdeen City Council,

I am looking for the following information between 2012 and 2017 inclusive;

The number of municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The number of annually payed memberships at municipal courses in your local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior memberships;

The annual figures of people playing at municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior visitors.

Yours faithfully,

Martin Tighe

Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Mr Tighe,

 

Information enquiry reference FOI-18-0337.

 

Thank you for your recent request for information, which we received on 21
February 2018.   

 

The scheduled date for our response to your request for information is on
or before 21 March 2018.

 

We recommend you to contact Sport Aberdeen as well. Sport Aberdeen are a
separate body under FOI legislation and can be contacted here:

 

[1]http://www.sportaberdeen.co.uk/contact-us/

 

Please do not hesitate to contact us should you have any queries in the
meantime.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

 

Salomeh Kheyri Rad
Information Compliance Officer

Information Compliance Team
Customer Service
Corporate Governance
Aberdeen City Council
3rd Floor North

Business Hub 17
Marischal College
Broad Street
ABERDEEN AB10 1AQ

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Tel 03000 200 292

 

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Foi Enquiries, Aberdeen City Council

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Dear Mr Tighe,

 

Thank you for your information request of 21 February 2018. Aberdeen City
Council (ACC) has completed the necessary search for the information
requested.

 

I am looking for the following information between 2012 and 2017
inclusive;

 

The number of municipal golf courses in your local authority area;

The number of annually payed memberships at municipal courses in your
local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior memberships;

The annual figures of people playing at municipal golf courses in your
local authority area;

The split between junior, full and senior visitors.

Golf facilities and memberships comes under Sport Aberdeen, and all the
information regarding it is on their website.

 

[1]https://www.sportaberdeen.co.uk/golf

 

ACC is unable to provide you with information on the number of municipal
golf courses in your local authority area, the number of annually payed
memberships at municipal courses in your local authority area, the split
between junior, full and senior memberships, the annual figures of people
playing at municipal golf courses in your local authority area and the
split between junior, full and senior visitors as it is not held by ACC.
In order to comply with its obligations under the terms of Section 17 of
the FOISA, ACC hereby gives notice that this information is not held by
it.

 

We hope this helps with your request.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Grant Webster

Information Compliance Officer

 

INFORMATION ABOUT THE HANDLING OF YOUR REQUEST

 

ACC handled your request for information in accordance with the provisions
of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. Please refer to the
attached PDF for more information about your rights under FOISA.

 

 

Information Compliance Team | Customer Service | Corporate Governance
Aberdeen City Council, Business Hub 17, 3^rd Floor North, Marischal
College, Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1AQ
Tel 03000 200 292
Email [2][Aberdeen City Council request email]

[3]www.aberdeencity.gov.uk

 

*03000 numbers are free to call if you have ‘free minutes’ included in
your mobile call plan.

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4. http://www.aberdeencity.gov.uk/