Freedom of Information requests

T Thomas made this Freedom of Information request to Derbyshire Dales District Council

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The request was partially successful.

Dear Sir or Madam,

Since the inception of the Freedom of Information Act to date

1)how many requests for information under the act has the council received?

2)how many have times has the council failed to respond within the statutory 20 day period?

Yours faithfully,

T Thomas

Phillip Horsfield, Derbyshire Dales District Council

Dear Mr Thomas It has been brought to our attention that we have
not been receiving FOI requests via this website.

Now we have the details of your request we will respond as quickly
as we are able. In the meantime if you require further information
please do not hesitate to contact me. Yours sincerely Phillip
Horsfield Solicitor Tel: 01629 761319
[email address] 2/12/08

Phillip Horsfield, Derbyshire Dales District Council

Dear Mr Thomas

With reference to your FOI request of 28 September and our
subsequent reply on 2 December, please find below the figures
requested:

1. How many requests for information under the Act has the Council
received? 86 2. How many times has the Council failed to respond
within the statutory 20 day period? 3

The above information covers from May 2008 to present day, we do
not hold information on previous years.

The Legal Department has a target to achieve 100% compliance over
the next year in line with our duty of compliance.

I hope this deals with your request, please do not hesitate to
contact me if you need any further information.

Yours sincerely

Phillip Horsfield Solicitor