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Dear Transport for London,

Please could you disclose the total number of knowledge of London applicants accepted on the knowledge during 2021, by month (ie how many per month accepted), and if costs permit separate figures for Green & yellow badge applicants.

Yours faithfully,

David White

FOI, Transport for London

Dear Mr White

 

Our Ref:         FOI-2226-2122

 

Thank you for your request received on 4 January 2021 asking for
information about applications for the Knowledge of London assessment.

 

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Gemma Jacob

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FOI Case Management Team

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Dear Mr White

 

Our Ref:         FOI-2226-2122

 

Thank you for your request received on 4 January 2021 asking for
information about applications for the Knowledge of London assessment.

 

Your request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of
the Freedom of Information Act and our information access policy. I can
confirm we do hold the information you require. You asked:

 

Please could you disclose the total number of knowledge of London
applicants accepted on the knowledge during 2021, by month (ie how many
per month accepted), and if costs permit separate figures for Green &
yellow badge applicants

 

Please find the requested information in the table below:

 

+---------------------------------+
|Candidates accepted to study the |
| Knowledge of London |
|---------------------------------|
| | All of | Suburban | |
| | London | | |
|Month | | (Yellow |Total|
| | (Green | Badge) | |
| | Badge) | | |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Jan | | | |
| 2021 | 9 | 0 | 9 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Feb | | | |
| 2021 | 12 | 2 | 14 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Mar | | | |
| 2021 | 6 | 3 | 9 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Apr | | | |
| 2021 | 9 | 0 | 9 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| May | | | |
| 2021 | 6 | 0 | 6 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Jun | | | |
| 2021 | 10 | 1 | 11 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Jul | | | |
| 2021 | 8 | 3 | 11 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Aug | | | |
| 2021 | 7 | 2 | 9 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Sep | | | |
| 2021 | 8 | 0 | 8 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Oct | | | |
| 2021 | 17 | 5 | 22 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Nov | | | |
| 2021 | 15 | 1 | 16 |
|------+--------+-----------+-----|
| Dec | | | |
| 2021 | 14 | 3 | 17 |
+---------------------------------+

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Gemma Jacob

Senior FOI Case Officer

FOI Case Management Team

General Counsel

Transport for London

 

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