Parking tickets - appeals

Martin Green made this Freedom of Information request to Chelmsford City Council

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Dear Chelmsford Borough Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would like to know:
in each of the past four years, how many people appealed against parking tickets that were issued to them by Chelmsford Borough Council? Of these, how many were successful? How many were uncontested? How many are ongoing? How many were successful?

Yours faithfully,

Martin Green

FOI Mailbox, Chelmsford City Council

CBC REFERENCE NO. 812

Dear Sir,

I am in receipt of your Freedom of Information request of to-day's date.

I have passed your request to our Car Parking Services for a response.
It is the Council's intention to reply to you fully on or before 8th.
March, 2010. If we are not able to do so, I will write to you explaining
why.

Yours faithfully
Mrs. L. Oliver
Legal Services FOI Officer
Corporate Services
Chelmsford Borough Council
T: (01245) 606435
www.chelmsford.gov.uk
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Accredited with the IiP Gold Standard

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Dear FOI Mailbox,

My Freedom of Information request has been delayed. By law, the authority should normally have responded promptly and by 8 March 2010.

Yours sincerely,

Martin Green

OLIVER, Lillie, Chelmsford City Council

CBC REFERENCE NO. 812

Dear Sir,

With reference to your Freedom of Information request of the 8th.
February, 2010.

Please find information regarding appeals to independent adjudicator after
formal representations have been declined.

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Appeals |06/07 |07/08 |08/09 |09/10 |
|-----------------------+------------+-----------+-----------+-----------|
|Successful / Allowed |6 |7 |8 |12 |
|-----------------------+------------+-----------+-----------+-----------|
|Unsuccessful / Rejected|11 |6 |10 |8 |
|-----------------------+------------+-----------+-----------+-----------|
|Uncontested |7 |1 |2 |1 |
|-----------------------+------------+-----------+-----------+-----------|
|Ongoing | | | |4 |
|-----------------------+------------+-----------+-----------+-----------|
|Total Appeals |24 |14 |20 |25 |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

Yours faithfully

Mrs. L. Oliver
Legal Services FOI Officer
Corporate Services
Chelmsford Borough Council
T: (01245) 606435
[1]www.chelmsford.gov.uk
Rated 'Excellent' by the Independent Audit Commission
Accredited with the IiP Gold Standard

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