Elizabeth Morgan

Dear Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,

Please tell me :
1. what professional bodies (chartered and non-chartered) the council has corporate membership of
2. what professional bodies the council pays for staff to have individual membership of
3. the number of individual memberships the council pays for staff to have
4. how much the council spent on corporate memberships of professional bodies in the last two financial years
5. how much the council spent on individual memberships of professional bodies in the last two financial years

If it is possible to break-down the figures by departments that would be useful.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Elizabeth Morgan

CNES FOI Team, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

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CNES FOI Team, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

Good afternoon

Re: help desk request (ticket ref [1]2019072327000252)
 
Response below.  Please note that the figures starred await
confirmation which I hope I can send on tomorrow.

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FOI Team
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar | Sandwick Road | Stornoway | Isle of Lewis |
HS1 2BW
Email: [Comhairle nan Eilean Siar request email]
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Tel: 0845 600 70 90 (Extension 211222)

23/07/2019 19:00 - Elizabeth Morgan wrote:
[External Email]

Dear Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,

Please tell me :
1. what professional bodies (chartered and non-chartered) the council has
corporate membership of

Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers

A P S E

Alarm

Amtech Power Software Limited

British Standards Institution

CIPFA

Cipfa Business Limited

Cipfa Directors Of Finance

Cipfa Scottish Treasury Management Forum

Energy Action Scotland

Geo Place LLP

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I B A Enterprises Ltd

Rics

Rics Events

Rospa

Scot Local Authority Chief Internal Auditors Group

Scottish Housing Network

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Environmental Health (SOCOEH)

Solace Group

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland
 

2. what professional bodies the council pays for staff to have individual
membership of

A C C A

ADES (Association of Directors of Education in Scotland)

Architects Registration Board

Chartered Association of Building Engineers

CIPD

Child Poverty Action Group

CIPFA

I C W C I

Iia-Uk & Ireland Ltd

Inst Of Engineering & Technology

Institute of Food and Science and Technology;

IRRV

LGBP Ltd

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I A S

RTPI

Resourcelink Aurora User Group

Rics

Scotland’s Housing Network Private Sector Membership

Scottish Building Federation

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Trading Standards Scotland (SCOTSS)

Socitm Ltd

Solace Group

SPDS (Society of Personnel and Development Scotland)

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

The Assoc For Project Safety

The Institute Of Civil Engineers

The Institute Of Fire Engineers

The Institute Of Lighting Engs

The Law Society of Scotland

Trading Standards Institute

3. the number of individual memberships the council pays for staff to have

85* (SSSC, Social Work Scotland, SPDS and CIPD to be added)

4. how much the council spent on corporate memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £32,450

5. how much the council spent on individual memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £37,850* (SSSC, Social Work Scotland, SPDS and CIPD to be added).

If it is possible to break-down the figures by departments that would be
useful.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Elizabeth Morgan

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CNES FOI Team, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

23/07/2019 19:00 - Elizabeth Morgan wrote:
[External Email]

Dear Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,

Please tell me :
1. what professional bodies (chartered and non-chartered) the council has
corporate membership of

Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers

A P S E

Alarm

Amtech Power Software Limited

British Standards Institution

CIPFA

Cipfa Business Limited

Cipfa Directors Of Finance

Cipfa Scottish Treasury Management Forum

Energy Action Scotland

Geo Place LLP

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I B A Enterprises Ltd

Rics

Rics Events

Rospa

Scot Local Authority Chief Internal Auditors Group

Scottish Housing Network

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Environmental Health (SOCOEH)

Solace Group

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland
 

2. what professional bodies the council pays for staff to have individual
membership of

A C C A

ADES (Association of Directors of Education in Scotland)

Architects Registration Board

Chartered Association of Building Engineers

CIPD

Child Poverty Action Group

CIPFA

I C W C I

Iia-Uk & Ireland Ltd

Inst Of Engineering & Technology

Institute of Food and Science and Technology;

IRRV

LGBP Ltd

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I A S

RTPI

Resourcelink Aurora User Group

Rics

Scotland’s Housing Network Private Sector Membership

Scottish Building Federation

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Trading Standards Scotland (SCOTSS)

Socitm Ltd

Solace Group

SPDS (Society of Personnel and Development Scotland)

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

The Assoc For Project Safety

The Institute Of Civil Engineers

The Institute Of Fire Engineers

The Institute Of Lighting Engs

The Law Society of Scotland

Trading Standards Institute

3. the number of individual memberships the council pays for staff to have

85* (SSSC, Social Work Scotland, SPDS and CIPD to be added)

4. how much the council spent on corporate memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £32,450

5. how much the council spent on individual memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £37,850* (SSSC, Social Work Scotland, SPDS and CIPD to be added).

If it is possible to break-down the figures by departments that would be
useful.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Elizabeth Morgan

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CNES FOI Team, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

Good morning

Re: help desk request (ticket ref [1]2019072327000252)
 
I refer to my email of yesterday and have updated the figures below. 
Apologies for the delay.
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Kind regards

FOI Team
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar | Sandwick Road | Stornoway | Isle of Lewis |
HS1 2BW
Email: [Comhairle nan Eilean Siar request email]
Web: [2]http://www..cne-siar.gov.uk
Tel: 0845 600 70 90 (Extension 211222)

23/07/2019 19:00 - CNES FOI Team wrote:
Good afternoon

Re: help desk request (ticket ref [3]2019072327000252)
 
Response below.  Please note that the figures starred await
confirmation which I hope I can send on tomorrow.

I write to acknowledge receipt of your request for information and note
the terms of your request as detailed below.  We've automatically assigned
this request an reference of 2019072327000252.  Please use this reference
number in all correspondence with us (Tip: replying to this email, so that
the ticket ref is included in email subject is the easiest way to
correspond with us on this case)

Your request for information will be processed in accordance with the
Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (“the Act”) / Environmental
Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 (‘the EIRs’) and guidance issued
by the Office of the Scottish Information Commissioner.  A response to
your request for information will be issued promptly and in any event
within 20 working days following receipt of the request.

 

--
Kind regards

FOI Team
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar | Sandwick Road | Stornoway | Isle of Lewis |
HS1 2BW
Email: [Comhairle nan Eilean Siar request email]
Web: [4]http://www..cne-siar.gov.uk
Tel: 0845 600 70 90 (Extension 211222)

23/07/2019 19:00 - Elizabeth Morgan wrote:
[External Email]

Dear Comhairle nan Eilean Siar,

Please tell me :
1. what professional bodies (chartered and non-chartered) the council has
corporate membership of

Association of Local Authority Chief Housing Officers

A P S E

Alarm

Amtech Power Software Limited

British Standards Institution

CIPFA

Cipfa Business Limited

Cipfa Directors Of Finance

Cipfa Scottish Treasury Management Forum

Energy Action Scotland

Geo Place LLP

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I B A Enterprises Ltd

Rics

Rics Events

Rospa

Scot Local Authority Chief Internal Auditors Group

Scottish Housing Network

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Environmental Health (SOCOEH)

Solace Group

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland
 

2. what professional bodies the council pays for staff to have individual
membership of

A C C A

ADES (Association of Directors of Education in Scotland)

Architects Registration Board

Chartered Association of Building Engineers

CIPD

Child Poverty Action Group

CIPFA

I C W C I

Iia-Uk & Ireland Ltd

Inst Of Engineering & Technology

Institute of Food and Science and Technology;

IRRV

LGBP Ltd

Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS)

R I A S

RTPI

Resourcelink Aurora User Group

Rics

Scotland’s Housing Network Private Sector Membership

Scottish Building Federation

Social Work Scotland

Society of the Chief Officers for Trading Standards Scotland (SCOTSS)

Socitm Ltd

Solace Group

SPDS (Society of Personnel and Development Scotland)

SSSC (Scottish Social Services Council)

The Assoc For Project Safety

The Institute Of Civil Engineers

The Institute Of Fire Engineers

The Institute Of Lighting Engs

The Law Society of Scotland

Trading Standards Institute

3. the number of individual memberships the council pays for staff to have

305

4. how much the council spent on corporate memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £34,217

5. how much the council spent on individual memberships of professional
bodies in
the last two financial years

Circa £55,662

If it is possible to break-down the figures by departments that would be
useful.

Thank you.

Yours faithfully,

Elizabeth Morgan

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