Levelling Up Fund Scoring and Challenges: LUF 20057

Ginny Bennett made this Freedom of Information request to Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities Automatic anti-spam measures are in place for this older request. Please let us know if a further response is expected or if you are having trouble responding.

The publication of Bassetlaw District Council’s Levelling Up Fund bid (below) reveals they submitted incorrect subsidy control statements, yet somehow still beat other bids which had correct answers.

https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/media/7569/...

Please provide:

1. the scores given to the bid (LUF 20057)
2. any related feedback
3. emails about the incorrect subsidy control answer, including any updated representations submitted.

Yours faithfully,

Ginny Bennett

Despatch Box,

                            
Our reference: 29464711             
Information request

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Dear Ginny Bennett
 
Thank you for your Information Request of 21 July 2023 requesting:
 
'The publication of Bassetlaw District Council's Levelling Up Fund bid
(below) reveals they submitted incorrect subsidy control statements, yet
somehow still beat other bids which had correct answers.

https://www.bassetlaw.gov.uk/media/7569/...

Please provide:

1. the scores given to the bid (LUF 20057)

2. any related feedback

3. emails about the incorrect subsidy control answer, including any
updated representations submitted.'
 
We will aim to send you a response by 21 August 2023.
 
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Kind regards,
 
Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities FOI Team
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Despatch Box,

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Our reference: 29464711             
Information request

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Dear Ginny Bennett
 
Thank you for your request for information. Please find our response
attached.
 
 
Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities FOI Team
 
 
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It is in the public interest to provide the scoring information.

However it may not be in DLUHC’s interest because the information suggests bids that failed DLUHC’s criteria were allowed through.