Dear Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council,
Under the Freedom of Information Act, please can you supply the following information:
ii) The total amount of funding the LA has received to pilot the children and families SEN pathfinder and which agencies have provided this money.
iii) A list of all of the internal budgetary codes used for this funding.
iiii) A list of every transaction against each of these codes since the funding was received.
iv) The amount left in the overall budget as of the end of June 2013.
Dear E Doherty
I refer to the request, which you have made under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 for records held by this department.
Your request dated 05 July 2013 was received by this department on 08
July 2013. The officer handling your request is the Information Rights
A final decision on your request would normally be sent to you within 20
working days of receipt of your request. This means that you can expect
to receive your decision by 05 August 2013.
There are some limited situations under the Freedom of Information Act,
which could mean that the period for a final decision may be longer than
the normal 20 working days. If this occurs in your request, we will
promptly advise you in writing.
Should our final decision not reach you on time, please feel free to
call the contact officer named above to discuss any problems that may
Information Rights Officer
I refer to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and to your letter to this
department dated 8 July 2013.
In accordance with the Freedom of Information Act, we have formally
decided to grant access to the records requested and accordingly they are
The questions have been answered in the spreadsheet attached.
The information provided in response to your request is copyright
Gateshead Council unless otherwise endorsed. Granting access to this
information under the Freedom of Information Act does not permit you to
re-use the information provided for commercial purposes, for photocopying
or reproduction in any form. If you wish to re-use the information you
need to apply for a Licence. You can do this by writing to, Information
Rights Officer, Legal and Corporate Services, 1st Floor, Civic Centre,
Regent Street, Gateshead, NE8 1HH. You may be required to pay a fee or
comply with conditions for permitted re-use.
Should you have any queries regarding the contents of this letter, please
contact information Rights on 0191 433 0000.
Dear Ms Brown,
Thank you for your response but I wonder if I could trouble you to confirm the total amount of funding the LA has received to pilot the children and families SEN pathfinder and which agencies have provided this money. This was part one of my original request.
I am currently out of the office and will return Tuesday 6 August 2013 .
In my absence you can contact the Business Support Team on 433 2720
If you are making an application under the freedom of information act, I
will deal with this on my return. Thanks Julie
Dear Ms Brown,
Apologies I note the further information requested is in your spreadsheet.