Freedom of Information requests in last five years

Alex Chamberlain made this Freedom of Information request to Swansea Council

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Dear Swansea Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act of 2000 I would like to know the following:
1. How many Freedom of Information requests were made of Swansea Council in the most recent five calendar years on record (figures for each year required)?
2. Where do these requests come from? (e.g. how many are from newspapers, freelance journalists, businesses etc.)
3. How much did the Freedom of Information requests cost in each of the above years- is there a published report I could be sent a link to?

Yours faithfully,

Alex Chamberlain

Freedom of Information (Mailbox), Swansea Council

Bydd y manylion rydych wedi'u darparu'n cael eu trosglwyddo i'r adran
neu'r adrannau perthnasol sy'n cadw'r wybodaeth.

Bydd eich cais yn cael ei brosesu o fewn 20 niwrnod gwaith oni bai bod
angen mwy o fanylion oddi wrthych. Os dyma'r achos, byddwn yn cycylltu â
chi drwy'r manylion rydych wedi'u darparu ar y ffurflen hon.

Ni chodir ffi am wneud cais, os na fydd yr wybodaeth yn costio mwy na £450
i'r Awdurdod ei darparu. Os dyma fydd yr achos, byddwch yn cael eich




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Powney, Michael, Swansea Council

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Hello Alex

Further to your freedom of information regarding FOI data, please find our
response attached.



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| |Michael Powney |
| |Uned Llywodraethu Gwybodaeth Information Governance |
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| |01792 636796 | 07796 275676 |
| |[1][email address] |
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