FOI Request - Public sector off-payroll (IR35) reforms

Dave Chaplin made this Freedom of Information request to Rutland County Council as part of a batch sent to 285 authorities

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Dear Rutland County Council,

In April 2017 Government introduced new rules into the public sector called the off-payroll reforms, commonly referred to as “IR35”.
https://www.gov.uk/guidance/off-payroll-...

We understand you may (or may not) have planned for this and developed a set of internal guidelines to be used when on boarding flexible workers, or contractors.

Please can you:
1. Tell us if you are familiar with these reforms – yes or no?
2. send us a copy of your internal guidelines used for any internal guidance,
3. send us any policies you use surrounding the reforms.
4. send us any documents you use to explain your policies to agencies who supply workers to you.
5. Send us your internal guidance explaining how you assess the status for each contractor.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Dave Chaplin

FOI, Rutland County Council

Dear Sir/Madam

Thank you for contacting Rutland County Council to request information under the Freedom of Information Act.

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Yours faithfully

Freedom of Information
Rutland County Council
Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP
t: 01572 722577 | e: [email address]

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FOI, Rutland County Council

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Dear Sir/Madam

Please find attached the final response from Rutland County Council.

Regards

Freedom of Information
Rutland County Council
Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP
t: 01572 722577 | e: [email address]

Details regarding your data protection rights and how the Council processes your data can be found at: www.rutland.gov.uk/my-council/data-prote...

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