Dear Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council,

1) The total number of agency staff roles that were removed from each department in the council during each of the following years: 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18
2) The total number of permanent staff roles that were removed from from each department in the council during each of the following years: 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18
3) Regarding those permanent roles, for each year, could you tell me how many of those of roles were eliminated by making the employee redundant or via voluntary severance
4) In each year of those years -  2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18 - how much money did the council pay out in severance and redundancy?
5) How many agency roles does the council plan to cut from each department during the year 2021/22
6) How many permanent roles does the council plan to cut from each department during the year 2021/22

Yours faithfully,

Owen Sheppard

Dear Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council,

Although you have not yet responded to my FOI request, could I please resubmit the request with the following wording:

Could the council please tell me the following:

1) The total number of agency staff roles that were removed from each department in the council during each of the following years: 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18
2) The total number of permanent staff roles that were removed from from each department in the council during each of the following years: 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18
3) Regarding those permanent roles, for each year, could you tell me how many of those of roles were eliminated by making the employee redundant or via voluntary severance
4) In each year of those years - 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18 - how much money did the council pay out in severance and redundancy?
5) How many agency roles does the council plan to cut from each department during the year 2021/22
6) How many permanent roles does the council plan to cut from each department during the year 2021/22

Yours faithfully,

Owen Sheppard

H and F In Touch, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

Our reference: 1894539
 
 
Dear Sir/Madam 
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 29 March
2021.  Your request has been summarised as follows:
 
1) The total number of agency staff roles that were removed from each
department in the council during each of the following years: 2020/21,
2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18

2) The total number of permanent staff roles that were removed from from
each department in the council during each of the following years:
2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18

3) Regarding those permanent roles, for each year, could you tell me how
many of those of roles were eliminated by making the employee redundant or
via voluntary severance

4) In each year of those years - 2020/21, 2019/20, 2018/19, 2017/18 - how
much money did the council pay out in severance and redundancy?

5) How many agency roles does the council plan to cut from each department
during the year 2021/22

6) How many permanent roles does the council plan to cut from each
department during the year 2021/22
 
We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000and we aim to send a response by 28 April 2021- this is 20 working
days from the date of receipt. 
 
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of the information you have requested. We will carry out an assessment and
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Dear H and F In Touch,

Thank you for your email confirming receipt of my request and for providing the reference number 1894539.

However, you will see that on March 31 I sent a follow up email to my original request with a revised wording. Could you please ensure that this revised wording is used when the council provides a full response to my request.

Yours sincerely,

Owen Sheppard

Gary Clothier, Hammersmith and Fulham Borough Council

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Our reference:  1894539
 
Dear Mr Sheppard,
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 31 March 2021.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Gary Clothier
Investigations and Information Officer
 
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