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Dear Sir or Madam

We are carrying out research into the health and safety requirements for smoking establishments.

Your help in answering the following questions as quickly as possible would be greatly appreciated.

Questions:

1. Please provide the addresses of the premises that are known to be currently operating as shisha bars in your Local Authority.
2. Please confirm which of these premises that are known to be currently operating as shisha bars, comply with the Smoke Free Regulations.
3. If there are premises which are operating that do not comply with the Smoke Free Regulations, please provide a justification as to why they are permitted to continue operating.

Many thanks
Shah Nabi

DPA, Stevenage Borough Council

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Your Request for Information Ref: FOI/000271

 

I am writing to you in response to your email dated 26/08/2022. Your
request has been processed under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
(FOIA). 

 

Your Request

 

1. Please provide the addresses of the premises that are known to be
currently operating as shisha bars in your Local Authority.

2. Please confirm which of these premises that are known to be currently
operating as shisha bars, comply with the Smoke Free Regulations.

3. If there are premises which are operating that do not comply with the
Smoke Free Regulations, please provide a justification as to why they are
permitted to continue operating.

 

Our Response

 

We have reviewed our records and can confirm this information is not held.
This is because there is no record of any Shisha Bars operating within the
Borough.

 

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Dear [email address],

Please advise when we can expect a response.

Yours sincerely,

Shah Nabi

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