Dear Lewisham Borough Council,

1. Please can you supply a list of public toilets/conveniences both currently in operation and closed off for use.

2. Can you let me know in the last 3 years how many toilets have been sold on the open property market or decanted for reclassified use by the borough.

3. Could you let me know who manages this community asset within our borough.

4. What is the future plan for our 'out of service' toilets in the borough.

Yours faithfully,

A Maduro

Foi, Customer, Lewisham Borough Council

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Rahman, Davina, Lewisham Borough Council

Dear A Maduro

 

Re: Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Thank you for your request for information held by London Borough of
Lewisham. I have included below a copy of your request, followed by the
Council’s response under each heading.

 

Please can you supply a list of public toilets/conveniences both currently
in operation and closed off for use.

 

The Council can confirm the following:

 

Automated Toilets currently in use

 

Blackheath Grove x2  - ( I has disabled access)

 Forest Hill automated toilet adjacent to Forest Hill Station,

Sydenham Station Approach automated toilet adjacent to Sydenham station.

 

Automated Toilets Closed

 

-1.  Lewisham High Street, 2. St Johns Road New Cross, 3. Chinbrook Road
Grove Park, 4. Sandhurst Road Catford, 5. Downham Way Downham.

 

The following  parks below have public toilets which are managed on behalf
of the Council by Glendale's

 

Beckenham Place Park

Chinbrook Meadows

Sydenham Wells Park

Manor House Gardens

Hilly Fields

Deptford Park

Ladywell Fields

Mayow Park

Mountsfield Park

 

 

Can you let me know in the last 3 years how many toilets have been sold on
the open property market or decanted for reclassified use by the borough. 
- None

 

Could you let me know who manages this community asset within our borough.

  Public toilets on the highway, are managed by the Council’s Cleansing
Services, those situated in parks are managed by Glendales on behalf of
Lewisham and these are managed by Green Scene department within the
Council.

 

What is the future plan for our 'out of service' toilets in the borough.

The only toilet currently out of service on the public highway is the
automated one in Lewisham High Street, this is due to close permanently on
31st December 2017.

 

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Corporate Complaints

 

 

 

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