Dear Rugby Borough Council,

I would greatly appreciate if you could answer the following requests for me:
1) Could you please let me know the licensing department’s budget in 2017-2018?
2) What is the local authority’s policy or internal guideline on the investigation and prosecution of companies operating without an appropriate House to House charitable collection licence?
3) Could you please let me know (in Excel format) when and how many prosecutions the council pursued against which companies or charities found guilty of carrying out a House to House charitable collection without an appropriate licence since 2010?

Thanking you in advance.

Yours faithfully,

Rasa

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Dear Rasa

 

Please see attached a letter regarding your recent FOI request.

 

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Good afternoon,

 

Please find below the response to your FOI request, dated 11 September
2018.

 

Regards,

 

Mike Green

 

Communications, Consultation and Information Officer

 

[1]Corporate 525

 

Q: Could you please let me know the licensing department’s budget in
2017-2018?

 

A: The budget was £111,330 set against income of £101.010.

 

Q: What is the local authority’s policy or internal guideline on the
investigation and prosecution of companies operating without an
appropriate House to House charitable collection licence?

 

A: The council does not have a specific policy, but operates a Corporate
Enforcement Policy -
[2]www.rugby.gov.uk/downloads/file/680/corporate_enforcement_policy

 

Q: Could you please let me know (in Excel format) when and how many
prosecutions the council pursued against which companies or charities
found guilty of carrying out a House to House charitable collection
without an appropriate licence since 2010?

 

Zero.

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