Procurement/corporate credit cards used by the council

Adam Holcombe made this Freedom of Information request to Essex County Council

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Dear Essex County Council,

Please supply the following information regarding procurement/corporate credit cards issued to all officers, staff, chief officers and elected councillor’s dignitaries etc for the financial year ending 2012 – 2013 by Essex County Council.

1. The total cost to the Authority
2. total cost of economy class air travel
3. total cost of economy class train travel
4. total cost of 1st class air travel
5. total cost of 1st class train travel
6. total cost of hotel accommodation
7. total cost of 5 star hotel accommodation
8. total cost spent on meals
9. total cost spent on alcohol (Wines/beers etc.)
10. total cost spent on flowers
11. total cost spent on taxis
12. total coat spent on car hire
13. total cost spent on chauffeur driven cars
14. How many persons issued with procurement / credit cards
15. the countries visited by claimants and the reasons for travel to these countries
16. how many countries were visited solely for the purpose of fact finding trips
17. how many countries were visited solely for the purpose of trade missions
18. how many occasions were family and friends accompanying
claimants
19. how much was claimed by the leader of the council for all or any of the above items

Kind Regards,

Adam Holcombe

Your Right To Know, Essex County Council

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Dear Essex County Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of Essex County Council's handling of my FOI request 'Procurement/corporate credit cards used by the council'.

By law, you should have responded by 12 August 2013, and as of today (21 August 2013) no such response has been received.

A full history of my FOI request and all correspondence is available on the Internet at this address: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/p...

Yours faithfully,

Adam Holcombe

Your Right To Know, Essex County Council

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Dear Mr Holcombe

Please find attached our acknowledgment of receipt of your request for a review.
Our apologies that our response has been delayed, necessitating your action.

Yours sincerely

Your Right to Know
Phone: 08457 430430
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Information Services
Essex County Council

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David Humphreys IS Records Manager Information Management, Essex County Council

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Dear Mr Holcombe

 

Please find attached our response to your request for information and the
outcome of the review into its fulfilling.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Your Right to Know

Phone: 08457 430430

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Information Services

Essex County Council

 

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