Great Crested Newt License Applications

Keith Griffiths made this Freedom of Information request to Natural England

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Keith Griffiths

Dear Natural England,

Cn you please provide me with a complete list of all Great Crested Newt License Applications made, over the last 24 months. Please include the names of the peopel/companies making the applications.

Many thanks

Keith

Yours faithfully,

Keith Griffiths

Fenton, Tamara (NE), Natural England

Dear Keith,
Thank you for your enquiry it has been passed to our Access to Information specialists for action.

With regards
Tamara Fenton

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Donovan, Kate (NE), Natural England

Dear Mr Griffiths

Access to Information Request – Acknowledgement – 743

Thank you for your request for information of all Great Crested Newt License Applications made over the last 24 months, which we received on 4 May 2010. We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and/or Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

Your request is being considered and you will receive the information requested within the legal deadline of 20 working days. If for any reason, we are unable to meet the deadline we will keep you fully informed of the reasons for this.

If you have any queries about this letter please contact me.

Yours sincerely

Kate Donovan
Knowledge Adviser

Systems, Knowledge & Information
Natural England
Direct Dial: 0300 060 1537 (if difficulty using this number please dial 01392 889780)
[mobile number]
Email: [email address]

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Heathcote, Ben (NE), Natural England

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Dear Mr Griffiths

Please see the attached regarding your request for information.

Yours sincerely,

Ben Heathcote

Ben Heathcote

Systems, Knowledge, and Information

Natural England

The Quadrant, Newburn Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 8NZ

[1][email address]

0300 060 0846

07825 114 176

I have access to audio and video conferencing and so I can reduce my
carbon footprint, I will only travel to a meeting if I can be sure it will
achieve a better outcome than a virtual meeting.  Dial 0800 5285280;
access code 8092069#.

Natural England is here to conserve and enhance the natural environment
for its intrinsic value, the wellbeing and enjoyment of people and the
economic prosperity that it brings.

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Keith Griffiths

Dear Heathcote, Ben (NE),

Many thanks for this - would it please be possible to have the people's first names as well - and also to have more information on the relevant sites?

Thanks

Yours sincerely,

Keith Griffiths

Keith Griffiths

Dear Natural England,

Could you please provide copies of the license application for the following case numbers:

Epsm2009-1145
Epsm2009-1169
Epsm2009-1174
Epsm2009-1181
Epsm2009-1184
Epsm2009-1192
Epsm2009-1185
Epsm2009-1200
Epsm2009-1198
Epsm2009-1202
Epsm2009-1205
Epsm2009-1210
Epsm2009-1237
Epsm2009-1243
Epsm2009-1245
Epsm2009-1258
Epsm2009-1257
Epsm2009-1266
Epsm2009-1261
Epsm2009-1270
Epsm2009-1271
Epsm2009-1283
Epsm2009-1294
Epsm2009-1280
Epsm2009-1297
Epsm2009-1313
Epsm2009-1332
Epsm2009-1353
Epsm2009-1331
Epsm2009-1342
Epsm2009-1366
Epsm2009-1376
Epsm2009-1377
Epsm2009-1380
Epsm2009-1382
Epsm2009-1388
Epsm2009-1417
Epsm2009-1410
Epsm2009-1434
Epsm2009-1445
Epsm2009-1450
Epsm2009-1486
Epsm2009-1485
Epsm2009-1504
Epsm2009-1513
Epsm2009-1527
Epsm2009-1528
Epsm2009-1536
Epsm2009-1553
Epsm2009-1556
Epsm2009-1569
Epsm2009-1574
Epsm2009-1592
Epsm2009-1602
Epsm2010-1625
Epsm2010-1621
Epsm2010-1631
Epsm2010-1641
Epsm2010-1632
Epsm2010-1644
Epsm2010-1650
Epsm2010-1652
Epsm2010-1653
Epsm2010-1654
Epsm2010-1630
Epsm2010-1659
Epsm2010-1662
Epsm2010-1669
Epsm2010-1719
Epsm2010-1729
Epsm2010-1665
Epsm2010-1790
Epsm2010-1670
Epsm2010-1694
Epsm2010-1700
Epsm2010-1705
Epsm2010-1708
Epsm2010-1728
Epsm2010-1738
Epsm2010-1735
Epsm2010-1745
Epsm2010-1749
Epsm2010-1763
Epsm2010-1778
Epsm2010-1780
Epsm2010-1788
Epsm2010-1795
Epsm2010-1794
Epsm2010-1797
Epsm2010-1803
Epsm2010-1804
Epsm2010-1807
Epsm2010-1816
Epsm2010-1761
Epsm2010-1823
Epsm2010-1810
Epsm2010-1827
Epsm2010-1842
Epsm2010-1809
Epsm2010-1851
Epsm2010-1859
Epsm2010-1860
Epsm2010-1862
Epsm2010-1869
Epsm2010-1870
Epsm2010-1884
Epsm2010-1886
Epsm2010-1885
Epsm2010-1887
Epsm2010-1889
Epsm2010-1895
Epsm2010-1897
Epsm2010-1899
Epsm2010-1901
Epsm2010-1902
Epsm2010-1905
Epsm2010-1910
Epsm2010-1917
Epsm2010-1923
Epsm2010-1924
Epsm2010-1926
Epsm2010-1930
Epsm2010-1934
Epsm2010-1935
Epsm2010-1938
Epsm2010-1948
Epsm2010-1946

Many thanks

Keith

Yours faithfully,

Keith Griffiths

Campbell, Sue (NE), Natural England

Dear Mr Griffiths

I write to acknowledge receipt of your FOI enquiry. I can confirm that I have forwarded your enquiry on to the FOI section at Natural England. You will receive a separate acknowledgement from them shortly.

Yours sincerely

Sue Campbell (Mrs)
Enquiry Service Adviser
Natural England
Northminster House
Peterborough
PE1 1UA
Tel: 0845 600 3078 (Enquiry Line)

Access to Natural England publications and data are provided under our standard Terms of Use which can be viewed at http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/Images/...
Note: there is no need to sign or otherwise confirm acceptance of these terms.

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Heathcote, Ben (NE), Natural England

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<<Acknowledgement.pdf>>

Dear Mr Griffiths

Please find attached our formal acknowledgement of your request for
information.

Yours sincerely,

Ben Heathcote

Ben Heathcote

Systems, Knowledge, and Information

Natural England

The Quadrant, Newburn Riverside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 8NZ

[1][email address]

0300 060 0846

07825 114 176

I have access to audio and video conferencing and so I can reduce my
carbon footprint, I will only travel to a meeting if I can be sure it will
achieve a better outcome than a virtual meeting.  Dial 0800 5285280;
access code 8092069#.

Natural England is here to conserve and enhance the natural environment
for its intrinsic value, the wellbeing and enjoyment of people and the
economic prosperity that it brings.

This email and any attachments is intended for the named recipient only. If
you have received it in error you have no authority to use, disclose, store
or copy any of its contents and you should destroy it and inform the sender.
Nothing in the email amounts to a legal commitment on our part unless
confirmed by a signed communication. Whilst this email and associated
attachments will have been checked for known viruses whilst within the
Natural England systems, we can accept no responsibility once it has left
our systems. Communications on Natural England systems may be monitored
and/or recorded to secure the effective operation of the system and for
other lawful purposes.

References

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Waterfield, Sarah (NE), Natural England

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Dear Mr Griffiths,

Please find attached a letter requesting clarification on your recent request for Great Crested Newt Applications.

Regards,

Sarah

Sarah Waterfield
Adviser- Information Access & Security
Natural England
Northminster House
PETERBOROUGH, PE1 1UA

Email: [email address]

http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/foi/def...

Natural England is here to conserve and enhance the natural environment, for its intrinsic value, the wellbeing and enjoyment of people and the economic prosperity that it brings.
Visit our website at http://www.naturalengland.org.uk

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Keith Griffiths

Sarah - many thanks for your letter.

Can we please request the following:

We are after the following information - which can either be supplied by sending a full copy of the Applications - or by abstracting the information onto a spreadshee - whichever is quickest for you.

For each application, we require:

The name and address of the ecologist
The name and address of the client
The name of the site.

Can you please start with the latest applications you have and work back chronologically - until your 18 hours is expired.

Many thanks for your helpfulness, much appreciated

Keith

Yours sincerely,

Keith Griffiths

Keith Griffiths

Dear Natural England,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Natural England's handling of my FOI request 'Great Crested Newt License Applications'.

This request is now long overdue and I would request that it is dealt with, within the next 5 working days.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address:
http://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/gr...

Yours faithfully,

Keith Griffiths

Keith Griffiths

Dear Natural England,

My apologies - please cancel this request for an Internal review - I apprciate your assistance and accept that the information requested is not yet overdue

Yours faithfully,

Keith Griffiths

Waterfield, Sarah (NE), Natural England

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Dear Mr Griffiths,

 

Please find attached our response to your request for information.

 

Regards,

 

Sarah

 

Sarah Waterfield

Lead Adviser – Information Security & Access

Systems, Knowledge and Information Team

Natural England

Northminster House, Peterborough

PE1 1UA

 

www.naturalengland.org.uk

 

We are here to secure a healthy natural environment for people to enjoy,
where wildlife is protected and England’s traditional landscapes are
safeguarded for future generations.

 

In an effort to reduce Natural England's carbon footprint, I will,
wherever possible, avoid travelling to meetings and attend via audio,
video or web conferencing.

 

 

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