We don't know whether the most recent response to this request contains information or not – if you are Emily Thomas please sign in and let everyone know.

Homelessness MAIN QUESTIONS

Emily Thomas made this Freedom of Information request to Mansfield District Council as part of a batch sent to 342 authorities

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

We're waiting for Emily Thomas to read recent responses and update the status.

To whom this may concern,

I am seeking information from your local authority under the Freedom of Information Act (2000), regarding the topic of homelessness in your area. My questions are as follows:

• What was the number of people found to be rough sleeping in the area administered by the council in each of the years from 2010 – 2018?
• What was the number of people found to be homeless in the area administered by the council in each of the years from 2010 to 2018?
• How much was spent by the council on schemes aimed at tackling homelessness in each of the years between 2010 and 2018?
• How much was spent by the council on ‘Housing First’ style schemes aimed at tackling homelessness in each of the years between 2010 and 2018?
• How much was spent by the council from Government grants on ‘Housing First’ style schemes aimed at tackling homelessness in each of the years between 2010-2018?

If you can identify any ways that my request could be refined, I would be grateful for any further advice and assistance.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me via email and I will be pleased to clarify what I am asking for and discuss the request.

Thank you very much for your help regarding this topic, I look forward to you reply in the near future.

Yours faithfully,

Emily Thomas

noreply, Mansfield District Council

Thanks for your request

Thanks for your request

I can confirm your request is being considered and will be dealt with
within the statutory timescale set out by the Freedom of Information Act
2000/Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (EIR) – 20 working days –
or 30 days if made under the Data Protection Act 2018.

If appropriate, the information will be provided by e-mail/letter, normal
font size (Arial, 12pt). If you require an alternative format then please
let us know.

In the meantime, please see the details below for some of the most
commonly ad2requested information which is already publically available
through the Council’s website. Please also view the full details of our
public data using the following link:

[1]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/publication...

Business Rates

[2]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/businessrat...

Statement of Accounts and Audit Reports

[3]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/statementof...

HMO Public Register

[4]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/HMO

Planning Applications, Building Control and Land Charges

[5]http://www.mansfield.gov.uk/planning
[6]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/landcharges

Councillors, including Meetings and Members’ Allowances

[7]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/yourcouncil

For enquiries relating to highways, schools, social care, recycling
centres or public health then please refer your request to Nottinghamshire
County Council at [8][email address] or by writing to Freedom of
Information, Nottinghamshire County Council, County Hall, West Bridgford,
Nottingham, NG2 7QP.

This email and any files transmitted with it are confidential and intended
solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed.
If you have received this email in error please notify the sender.

References

Visible links
1. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/publication...
2. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/businessrat...
3. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/statementof...
4. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/HMO
5. http://www.mansfield.gov.uk/planning
6. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/landcharges
7. https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/yourcouncil
8. mailto:[email address]

mdcfoi, Mansfield District Council

1 Attachment

Dear Ms Thomas

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST – Ref No: 003437

 

Thank you for your email of 20 September 2019 where you requested
information about homelessness in Mansfield.

 

The information you requested is:

 

• What was the number of people found to be rough sleeping in the area
administered by the council in each of the years from 2010 – 2018?

2010 – 7

2011 – 7

2012 – 9

2013 – 5

2014 – 8

2015 – 8

2016 – 27

2017 – 15

2018 - 17

• What was the number of people found to be homeless in the area
administered by the council in each of the years from 2010 to 2018?

2010 – 163

2011 – 161   

2012 – 172

2013 – 181

2014 – 150

2015 – 145

2016 – 129

2017 – 189

2018 - 78

• How much was spent by the council on schemes aimed at tackling
homelessness in each of the years between 2010 and 2018?

2010 – £752,649

2011 – £709,764

2012 – £710,050

2013 – £264,645

2014 – £763,663

2015 – £705,202

2016 – £678,147

2017 – £871,547

2018 - £978,653

• How much was spent by the council on ‘Housing First’ style schemes aimed
at tackling homelessness in each of the years between 2010 and 2018? - Nil

• How much was spent by the council from Government grants on ‘Housing
First’ style schemes aimed at tackling homelessness in each of the years
between 2010-2018? - Nil

 

Most of the information that we provide in response to Freedom of
Information requests will be subject to copyright protection.  In most
cases the copyright will be owned by Mansfield District Council.  The
copyright in other information may be owned by another person or
organisation, and this will be indicated on the information itself.

 

You are free to use any information supplied for your own non-commercial
research or private study purposes.  The information may also be used for
any other purpose allowed by a limitation or exception in copyright law,
such as news reporting.  However, any other type of re-use, for example by
publishing the information in analogue or digital form, including on the
internet, will require the permission of the copyright owner.

 

For information where the copyright is owned by Mansfield District Council
details of the conditions on re-use can be found on our website at
[1]https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/data-protec....

 

We use your personal information such as name and address so that we can
comply with our legal obligations to respond to FOI requests.  For further
details about the use of information about you, please see the privacy
notice on our website at [2]http://www.mansfield.gov.uk/privacy.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review.  Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your
original letter and should be addressed to: Freedom of Information,
Ashfield and Mansfield Legal Services, Ashfield District Council, Urban
Road, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, NOTTINGHAM, NG17 8DA or
[3][Mansfield District Council request email].

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Customer
Contact, Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
WILMSLOW, SK9 5AF or [4][email address].  You can also call 0303 123
1113 (local rate – calls to this number cost the same as calls to 01 or 02
numbers).

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

Colin Sawers
Information Officer
Ashfield and Mansfield Legal Services

Ashfield District Council
Urban Road
Kirkby-in-Ashfield
NOTTINGHAM
NG17 8DA

Tel: (01623) 457332
Email: [email address]

Ashfield District Council -
https://www.ashfield.gov.uk/your-council...
Mansfield District Council -
https://www.mansfield.gov.uk/data-protec...

 

 

show quoted sections

We don't know whether the most recent response to this request contains information or not – if you are Emily Thomas please sign in and let everyone know.