Foster care

Response to this request is long overdue. By law, under all circumstances, Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council should have responded by now (details). You can complain by requesting an internal review.

Dear Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would be very grateful if you could provide me with the following information:

a) Your total number of registered foster carers;

b) The number of your registered foster carers who are non-UK EU nationals;

c) The number of your currently fostered children who are non-UK EU nationals;

d) The number of your UK national foster carers who foster outside of the UK, but within the EU.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Robert Cann

Data Protection, Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

Thank you for your email. 

Your enquiry has been given the reference number 5827.  Please quote this in all future correspondence with regard to this enquiry.

We aim to respond fully to all emails from the public as soon as possible, where they are seeking a response. 

If you are requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act or environmental Information Regulations, there is a 20 working day statutory timescale within which to provide the information requested, subject to any exemptions which may apply.  The 20 working day timescale will start on the first working day following receipt of your email.

If you have access to the Internet you may wish to see if your enquiry can be dealt with online at www.trafford.gov.uk.  The council's website enables many forms to be completed and payments to be made online, as well as providing comprehensive information.

Thank you
Trafford Council

show quoted sections

Jones, Nicola, Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

1 Attachment

Dear Mr Cann

 

Further to your Freedom of Information request dated the 30th January 2018
please see the Council's response below:

 

a) Your total number of registered foster carers; Please refer to the
attached spreadsheet

 

b) The number of your registered foster carers who are non-UK EU
nationals; Please refer to the attached spreadsheet

 

c) The number of your currently fostered children who are non-UK EU
nationals; Please refer to the attached spreadsheet

 

d) The number of your UK national foster carers who foster outside of the
UK, but within the EU. 0

 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your
original letter and should be addressed to: Information Governance
Manager, Trafford Council, Town Hall, Talbot Road Stretford M33 0TH or via
email to [1][Trafford Council request email]    

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision. The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF

 

 

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Nicola Jones

Integrated Customer Engagement Team Manager, Children, Families and
Wellbeing

Trafford Council

Trafford Town Hall

Talbot Road

Stretford

Manchester

M32 OTH

 

 

Tel:  0161 912 4698

Email: [2][email address]

 

Trafford Council is a well-performing, low-cost council delivering
excellent services to make Trafford a great place to live, learn, work and
relax.

You can find out more about us by visiting [3]www.trafford.gov.uk

 

The supply of information in response to a freedom of information request
does not confer an automatic right to re-use the information.  Under UK
copyright law you can use any information supplied for the purposes of
private study and non-commercial research without requiring permission. 
Similarly, information supplied can also be re-used for the purposes of
news reporting. An exception to this is photographs.

 

For other forms of re-use, for example publishing the information, you
would need the permission of the organisation or person who owns the
copyright.  In the case of information produced by government departments
and agencies you can re-use the information under the Open Government
Licence.  For information about this please see
[4]http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/o...

 

If, however, the copyright is identified as belonging to somebody else,
you will need to apply for permission.  For information about how to
obtain permission from a third party, please go to Intellectual Property
Office’s website at [5]www.ipo.gov.uk

 

 

 

 

 

 

show quoted sections

Dear Nicola,

Thank you for the reply. You have provided ethnicity rather than nationality data. Do you have nationality data? Many thanks.

Yours sincerely,

Robert Cann

Looking for an EU Authority?

You can request documents directly from EU Institutions at our sister site AskTheEU.org . Find out more .

AskTheEU.org