Roads compensation 2010-2014 inclusive

The request was partially successful.

Dear Lincolnshire County Council,

Please kindly provide us with details of compensation payments for damage caused
due to poor condition of roads (potholes, etc) by year from 2010 to 2014 inclusive.

1. Total claims for compensation your council received for year.
2. Total claims your council paid out compensation for year.
3. Highest single amount paid out in compensation for year.
4. Lowest single amount paid out in compensation for year.
5. Average amount paid out in compensation for year.
6. Total compensation paid out for year.

Yours faithfully,

Gemma Partridge

FOI, Lincolnshire County Council

6 Attachments

[1]cid:image003.jpg@01D06D45.E26D2880

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freedom of Information
Customer Service Centre
2^nd Floor

Thomas Parker House

13/14 Silver Street
Lincoln
LN2 1DY
Tel: 01522 782187
[2][email address]

[3]www.lincolnshire.gov.uk

                                               

Dear Gemma Partridge

 

Freedom of Information Reference: 45194819FOI

 

Subject: Request for information regarding compensation payments for
damage caused due to poor condition of roads.

 

Thank you for your recent request for information received by this office
on . Your request is being dealt with under the terms of the Freedom of
Information Act 2000. 

 

We will aim to respond to your request, notifying you whether or not the
information requested is held by Lincolnshire County Council and
communicating that information to you (provided that the information is
not exempt under the terms of the Act), within 20 working days from the
day after your request was received.

 

We may reasonably require further information from you in order to
identify and locate the information requested. If this is the case we will
contact you in due course.

 

In some circumstances a fee may be payable and if that is the case, we
will let you know. A fees notice will be issued to you, and you will be
required to pay before we will proceed to deal with your request.

 

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact us. Please
remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

James Taylor

 

 

Freedom of Information
Customer Service Centre

[4][email address]

 

 

The information we have supplied to you may contain intellectual property
rights of Lincolnshire County Council. Your use of the information must be
strictly in accordance with the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as
amended), or other applicable legislation. In particular, you must not
re-use this information for any commercial purpose.

If you would like to re-use this information for any commercial purpose
you must make a formal request to us under the Re-Use of Public Sector
Information Regulations 2005.  Please email us at
[5][email address]

 

 

show quoted sections

Gemma Partridge

Dear FOI,

45194819FOI

Please be advised 41 working days have elapsed since this request was made. No response has been received from the authority (hence no extension has been sought).

Reminder of your duty under the FOIA

Section 10 of the Act sets out the time frames within which a public authority must respond to an FOIA request.
* It applies whenever the public authority has:
- a duty under section 1(1)(a) confirm or deny whether the information is held;
- a duty under section 1(1)(b) to provide information that is held to the requester;
- a duty under section 17 to issue a refusal notice explaining why a request has been refused.
* Authorities must respond to requests promptly, and by the twentieth working day following the date of receipt of the request.
* A working day is any day other than a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a day which is a bank holiday under the Banking and Financial Dealings Act 1971 in any part of the United Kingdom.
* Where required, an authority may claim a reasonable extension of time to consider the public interest test. An extension An extension beyond an additional 20 working days should be exceptional.

If no response is made to this reminder is made within 5 working days an internal review shall be requested
where Section 45 applies. If the authority still fails to comply with FOIA then the matter shall be passed onto the Information Commissioner who will order the information to be released, if held.

You have until 21st June 2018.

Yours sincerely,

Gemma Partridge

FOI, Lincolnshire County Council

3 Attachments

[1]cid:image003.jpg@01D06D45.E26D2880Dear Gemma

 

Please accept our sincere apologies. Having checked this I can confirm a
technical issue has

prevented the release of the information to you.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Freedom of Information
Customer Service Centre
2^nd Floor

Thomas Parker House

13/14 Silver Street
Lincoln
LN2 1DY
Tel: 01522 782187
[2][email address]

[3]www.lincolnshire.gov.uk

 

 

14^th June 2018

 

Dear Gemma Partridge

 

Freedom of Information Reference:  45194819FOI

 

Subject: Request for information.

 

Please find our response to your request below:

 

Request

 

Please kindly provide us with details of compensation payments for damage
caused due to poor condition of roads (potholes, etc) by year from 2010 to
2014 inclusive. 

 

1.  Total claims for compensation your council received for year.

2.  Total claims your council paid out compensation for year.

3.  Highest single amount paid out in compensation for year.

4.  Lowest single amount paid out in compensation for year.

5.  Average amount paid out in compensation for year.

6.  Total compensation paid out for year.

 

Response

 

Please see the attached excel spreadsheet which answers your request.

 

Lincolnshire County Council believes that the response outlined above
satisfies your request for information under the Freedom of Information
Act and that all information that can be made available to you has been
provided.

 

You are entitled to an internal review of the administration of your
request. You can request an internal review by contacting
[4][email address]. Should you remain dissatisfied following the
outcome of the review you can submit a formal complaint to the Information
Commissioner's Office. Further information can be obtained from their
website [5]www.ico.org.uk.

 

Once again, thank you for your enquiry.

 

Yours sincerely

 

 

David Coulson

Freedom of Information

On behalf of Lincolnshire County Council

[6][email address]

 

The information we have supplied to you may contain intellectual property
rights of Lincolnshire County Council. Your use of the information must be
strictly in accordance with the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as
amended), or other applicable legislation. In particular, you must not
re-use this information for any commercial purpose. If you would like to
re-use this information for any commercial purpose you must make a formal
request to us under the Re-Use of Public Sector Information Regulations
2005.  Please email us at [7][email address]

 

 

 

show quoted sections

Gemma Partridge

Dear FOI,

Thanks for this information.

Yours sincerely,

Gemma Partridge

Looking for an EU Authority?

You can request documents directly from EU Institutions at our sister site AskTheEU.org . Find out more .

AskTheEU.org