Free Bus passes issued in Ceredigion

Ms Davies made this Freedom of Information request to Ceredigion County Council

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Dear Ceredigion Council,

Please can you provide the following information :-

How many residents of the county are entitled to have free oap bus passes?
How many of the residents actually take up the offer of free bus passes?
Hoe much does each bus pass cost the County?
How many free bus passes are issued to Council staff per annum?

Yours faithfully,

Ms Davies

Ceredigion Reception, Ceredigion County Council

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ei dro.

 

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the appropriate service in due course.

 

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Ymwadiad:

Er y cymerir pob gofal posib i sicrhau cywirdeb unrhyw wybodaeth a chyngor
a roddir yn yr ohebiaeth hon, ni dderbynnir atebolrwydd am unrhyw
golledion a all godi o unrhyw gamgymeriadau sy'n gynwysedig ac fe'ch
atgoffir o'r angen i chi ofyn am gyngor proffesiynol eich hun.

Bwriedir y neges ebost hon, ac unrhyw atodiadau iddi, at sylw'r person(au)
y'i danfonwyd atynt yn unig. Os nad chi yw'r derbynnydd y cyfeiriwyd y
neges hon ato ef neu hi, neu'r person sydd gyfrifol am drosglwyddo'r neges
hon iddo ef neu hi, mi ddylech hysbysu'r anfonwr ar eich union. Oni bai
mai chi yw'r person neu gynrychiolydd y person y cyfeiriwyd y neges hon at
ef neu hi nid ydych wedi eich awdurdodi i, ac ni ddylech chi, ddarllen,
copio, dosbarthu, defnyddio na chadw'r neges hon nac unrhyw gyfran ohoni.

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datgelu cynnwys y negest ebost hon.

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Ceredigion Technical Services, Ceredigion County Council

Dear Ms Davies

I refer to your email dated 15 December 2016. I am writing to inform you that your correspondence is being dealt with in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act.

We aim to respond to you in full within 20 working days from receipt of your correspondence and will let you know if it is going to take longer.

Yours sincerely

Mair Hemming
Business Support Team Leader
for Paul Arnold
Head of Technical Services

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Ceredigion Technical Services, Ceredigion County Council

Dear Ms Davies

Further to your Freedom of Information Request dated 15 December 2016,
please see below Ceredigion County Council’s response highlighted in bold
script

How many residents of the county are entitled to have free oap bus passes?
- 22,077 as of 30 September, 2016

How many of the residents actually take up the offer of free bus passes? -
17,312 as of 30 September, 2016

Hoe much does each bus pass cost the County? - £3.00 to produce a card but
claimed back from Welsh Government.

How many free bus passes are issued to Council staff per annum? - Nil

 

If you have any complaints regarding this reply, please write to Mr Alun
Williams, Head of Policy Support, Ceredigion County Council, Penmorfa,
Aberaeron, Ceredigion SA46 OPA or by email to [1][Ceredigion County Council request email]. 
If this fails to resolve the matter to your satisfaction, you have the
right to apply to the Information Commissioner.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Shan Witts

Corporate Passenger Transport Unit Manager

For Paul Arnold

Head of Technical Services

 

 

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Ymwadiad:

Er y cymerir pob gofal posib i sicrhau cywirdeb unrhyw wybodaeth a chyngor
a roddir yn yr ohebiaeth hon, ni dderbynnir atebolrwydd am unrhyw
golledion a all godi o unrhyw gamgymeriadau sy'n gynwysedig ac fe'ch
atgoffir o'r angen i chi ofyn am gyngor proffesiynol eich hun.

Bwriedir y neges ebost hon, ac unrhyw atodiadau iddi, at sylw'r person(au)
y'i danfonwyd atynt yn unig. Os nad chi yw'r derbynnydd y cyfeiriwyd y
neges hon ato ef neu hi, neu'r person sydd gyfrifol am drosglwyddo'r neges
hon iddo ef neu hi, mi ddylech hysbysu'r anfonwr ar eich union. Oni bai
mai chi yw'r person neu gynrychiolydd y person y cyfeiriwyd y neges hon at
ef neu hi nid ydych wedi eich awdurdodi i, ac ni ddylech chi, ddarllen,
copio, dosbarthu, defnyddio na chadw'r neges hon nac unrhyw gyfran ohoni.

O dan y Ddeddf Amddiffyn Data 1998 a Deddf Rhyddid Gwybodaeth 2000 gellir
datgelu cynnwys y negest ebost hon.

Disclaimer:

While reasonable care is taken to ensure the correctness of any
information and advice given in this correspondence no liability is
accepted for losses arising from any errors contained in it and you are
reminded of the need to obtain your own professional advice.

The information in this email and any attachments is intended solely for
the attention and use of the named addressee(s). If you are not the
intended recipient, or person responsible for delivering this information
to the intended recipient, please notify the sender immediately. Unless
you are the intended recipient or his/her representative you are not
authorised to, and must not, read, copy, distribute, use or retain this
message or any part of it.

Under the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act 2000
the contents of this email may be disclosed.

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