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P McGinty made this Freedom of Information request to Wheatley Housing Group Limited

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Dear Wheatley Group,

Can you please confirm that you are an organisation that is wholly owned, although an Aleo, by Glasgow City Council?

Can you confirm that you are based in a building (Granite House) that is the property of Glasgow City Council through City Property?

Can you confirm that you have employees/ officers who are based at Glasgow City Council's Wheatley House?

Can you confirm that all legal advice given to you is from Glasgow City Council's legal officers, particularly Ms Andrea Dow and her colleagues based at Wheatley House?

Yours faithfully,

P McGinty

Adair, Shona, Wheatley Housing Group Limited

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Dear P McGinty,

 

I refer to your e-mail dated 21^st March 2016.

 

I am treating your request as a request for information under the
provisions of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. 

 

As you may be aware Wheatley Housing Group is not listed, nor recognised
by the office of the Scottish Information Commissioner as a relevant
Public Authority and we are therefore not regulated by the Freedom of
Information (Scotland) Act 2002.  In the interest of openness and
co-operation I will look into this request under the Act and establish if
any information can be released to you.

 

Your faithfully,

 

 

Shona Adair | Information Governance Officer
Wheatley Group | Wheatley House | 25 Cochrane Street | Glasgow | G1 1HL
0141 274 6305 | [1][email address] |
[2]www.wheatley-group.com

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way. To do so may be unlawful.

For customers of Wheatley Group:
Wheatley Housing Group Limited (Company Number: SC426094) is registered
with the Scottish Housing Regulator, registered social landlord no. 363.
Registered office: Wheatley House, 25 Cochrane Street Glasgow G1 1HL
Any representations, contractual or otherwise, views or opinions presented
are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of
Wheatley Housing Group Limited. If you receive this e-mail by mistake,
please advise the sender immediately by phoning 0141 274 6200 and delete
this e-mail. As part of our Acceptable Use policy we monitor e-mail
content.

For customers of GHA Legal:
GHA Legal is the trading name of GHA Law LLP and is a Limited Liability
Partnership registered in Scotland (SO303238).
Registered Office: Wheatley House, 25 Cochrane Street Glasgow G1 1HL A
list of partners is available for inspection at the Registered Office.
Any representations, contractual or otherwise, views or opinions presented
are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of
GHA Legal. As part of our Acceptable Use policy, GHA Legal monitors e-mail
content.

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Dow, Andrea, Wheatley Housing Group Limited

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Dear Mr McGinty

 

Information Request

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

 

I refer to your email of 21 March 2016 which I am dealing with under the
provisions of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002. 

 

You have specifically asked the following:

 

“Can you please confirm that you are an organisation that is wholly owned,
although an Aleo, by Glasgow City Council?

Can you confirm that you are based in a building (Granite House) that is
the property of Glasgow City Council through City Property?

Can you confirm that you have employees/ officers who are based at Glasgow
City Council's Wheatley House?

 

Can you confirm that all legal advice given to you is from Glasgow City
Council's legal officers, particularly Ms Andrea Dow and her colleagues
based at Wheatley House?”

 

I have looked into your request and established:

o Wheatley Group is not an Aleo wholly owned by Glasgow City Council. 
More information about Wheatley Housing Group is available on its
website [1]http://www.wheatley-group.com.
o YourPlace, Lowther Homes and Glasgow Housing Association’s shop are
based at Granite House.  This property is owned by Cunningham
Associates and managed by Savills property management.
o Wheatley Group does have employees/officers based at Wheatley House. 
Wheatley House is not owned by Glasgow City Council.
o Wheatley Group’s legal officers are not employed by Glasgow City
Council.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your information request
write to Ms Craig, Wheatley House, 25 Cochrane Street, Glasgow, G1 1HL.

 

Your sincerely

 

 

Andrea Dow | Information Governance Solicitor
Wheatley Group | Wheatley House | 25 Cochrane Street | Glasgow | G1 1HL
0141 274 6440 | [2][email address] |
[3]www.wheatley-group.com

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