Request for BR information

simon smith made this Freedom of Information request to Lewes District Council

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Dear Lewes District Council,

I request the following information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 about Business Rates Accounts held by your
council:
• Account Name
• Account Start Date
• Billing Authority Reference
• Current 2010 List Rateable Value
• Details of any reliefs where applied, including a further
breakdown if possible of:
o Type of relief applied
o Date the relief was applied
o Value of the relief
• Full Address of the rated assessment
• Billing Address
• Description
I am aware that the Account Name may be considered personal in some
instances so I ask that in these cases you supply the rest of the
information provided with the Account name redacted.

THIS LIST NEEDS TO BE UPTO DATE, PLEASE DO NOT SEND ME DATA THAT
YOU DONE A YEAR AGO.

Yours faithfully,

simon smith

foi, Lewes District Council

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request which was received today
and is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act
2000.

 

For your information, the Act defines a number of exemptions which may
prevent release of the information you have requested.  There will be an
assessment and if any of the exemption categories apply then the
information will not be released.  You will be informed if this is the
case.

 

If the information you request contains reference to a third party then
they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or not to
release the information to you.  You will be informed if this is the case.

 

There may be a fee payable for this information.  This will be considered
and you will be informed if this is the case.  In this event, the fee must
be paid before the information is processed and released.  The 20 working
day time limit for responses is suspended until receipt of the payment.

 

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact me.  Further
information is available from the Information Commissioner (Information
Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
5AF, telephone: 01625 545700, fax 01625 524510).

 

Kind Regards,

 

Lewes District Council

Email: [1][email address]

 

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Nick Ducatel, Lewes District Council

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Dear Sir/Madam

 

Further to your email of 15 February, please find attached the information
you requested under the Freedom of Information Act.

 

The attached spreadsheet includes the Billing Authority reference
(property reference) which can be used to obtain the hereditament
information from:-

[1]http://www.2010.voa.gov.uk/rli/en/basic/....

 

I hope this answers your question satisfactorily.  If, however, you are
unhappy with the way the District Council has handled your request you may
ask for an internal review.  In the first instance you should email
[2][Lewes District Council request email], where your request will be allocated to a Head of
Service who was not involved in your original request.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you then
have the right to apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a
decision.  The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

FOI/EIR Complaints Resolution, Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe
House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF

email: [3][email address]  
web: ico.gov.uk
telephone: 01625 545745 or 0303 123 1113

 

You are allowed to use any information obtained via Freedom of Information
requests for non-commercial purposes such as research, private study,
reviews and news reporting. However, in many cases, this information will
be protected by the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1988 and/or the
regulations relating to the re-use of public sector information. If it is
your intention to copy the information for commercial purposes or re-use
it then you should apply to the Council for permission at
[4][Lewes District Council request email] The Council will then advise you whether the
information is subject to copyright and/or available for re-use and if
necessary provide you with a licence.  

 

Yours faithfully

 

Mr Ducatel

Senior Specialist Advisor

Lewes District Council

[5][email address]

 

 

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6. http://www.lewes.gov.uk/

Dear Nick Ducatel,

Many many of these companies are now dissolved, can you please explain why if this list is upto date?

Yours sincerely,

simon smith

Nick Ducatel, Lewes District Council

Dear Mr Smith,
Can you email me the FOI reference number please.
Regards
Nick Ducatel
Senior Specialist Advisor (Revenues)
Service Delivery
Lewes District Council,
Southover House,
Southover Road,
Lewes, BN7 1AB.
Tel (Internal): 7101361
Tel (Direct Dial): 01273 661361
[mobile number]

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Dear Nick Ducatel,

I dont know, this is the link: https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/r...

Yours sincerely,

simon smith

Nick Ducatel, Lewes District Council

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Dear Mr Smith,

Please find attached details of companies which are insolvent which you can use to match against the original data set I sent you.

Kind Regards

Nick Ducatel
Senior Specialist Advisor (Revenues)
Service Delivery
Lewes District Council,
Southover House,
Southover Road,
Lewes, BN7 1AB.
Tel (Internal): 7101361
Tel (Direct Dial): 01273 661361
[mobile number]

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