Dear Argyll and Bute Council,

Please supply the running costs for Kilmory Castle,rent ,rates,heat,electricity,repairs etc.

Yours faithfully,

Angus Files

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Dear Angus Files

Request for information: Running costs for Kilmory Castle

Thank you for your information request which we have logged as reference
argyllbuteir:17101.

It has been passed to the relevant service(s) for attention and you should
receive a response under either the Freedom of Information (Scot) Act 2002
or the Environmental Information (Scotland) Regulations 2004 by 2024-03-13
00:00:00. We hope to respond within this timescale but some requests may
take little longer.

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with the Council in regard to this request.

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Dear Mr Files,

 

I refer to your request for information dated the 14^th of February 2024.

 

The specific details of the information you are requesting are not clear
to me from the terms of your request. In order that I can assist you I
would ask that you clarify the information you are requesting to ensure
that you receive the information that you want. Can you please clarify the
period of time your request relates to, for example, in terms of the
financial year.

 

I must advise that the timescale for responding to your request will reset
to 20 working days from the date on which I receive clarification of the
terms of your request.

 

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours sincerely,

 

Sheila Whitlow

Compliance & Regulatory Assistant

Legal and Regulatory Support

Argyll and Bute Council

Kilmory

Lochgilphead

PA31 8RT

 

 

 
 

 

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Dear Angus Files,

 

We do not appear to have received the clarification of your Freedom of
information request as requested in our email of the 19^th of February
2024.

 

I must advise that the timescale for responding to your request will reset
to 20 working days from the date on which I receive clarification of the
terms of your request.

 

I look forward to hearing from you.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Sheila Whitlow

Compliance & Regulatory Assistant

Legal and Regulatory Support

Argyll and Bute Council

Kilmory

Lochgilphead

PA31 8RT

 

 

 
 

 

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Dear Angus Files,

 

We do not appear to have received the clarification of your Freedom of
Information request following our email of the 15^th of March 2024.

 

I must advise that the timescale for responding to your request will reset
to 20 working days from the date on which I receive clarification of the
terms of your request. The request will be closed if we do not receive the
clarification by the 16^th of May 2024.

 

We look forward to hearing from you.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Sheila Whitlow

Compliance & Regulatory Assistant

Legal and Regulatory Support

Argyll and Bute Council

Kilmory

Lochgilphead

PA31 8RT

 

 

 
 

 

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Dear foi,
Thank you for your reply.A total cost would suffice no breakdown required of whatever you have available.

Yours sincerely,

Angus Files

foi, Argyll and Bute Council

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Dear Angus Files,

Thank you very much for your email.

Can you please confirm the financial year period that you would like to receive this information for, to allow me to progress your request.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Yours sincerely,

Sheila Whitlow
Compliance & Regulatory Assistant
Legal and Regulatory Support
Argyll and Bute Council
Kilmory
Lochgilphead
PA31 8RT

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Dear foi,

2022 to 2023 would be suffice.

Yours sincerely,

Angus Files

foi, Argyll and Bute Council

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Dear Angus Files,

 

Request for information: Running costs for Kilmory Castle

Reference: argyllbuteir:17101.

 

I refer to your request for information which was dealt with in terms of
the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 (FOISA).

 

I have provided the following information in fulfilment of your request:  

 

Please supply the running costs for Kilmory Castle,rent
,rates,heat,electricity,repairs etc.  Clarification was received as
follows "A total cost would suffice no breakdown required of whatever you
have available. 2022 to 2023 would be suffice"

 

The annual cost of running Kilmory in 2022/2023 was £564,033.46.

This total figure includes all Utility, cleaning, and repairs etc
associated with Kilmory and also rental income received.

 

If you are dissatisfied with the way in which your request for information
has been dealt with you are entitled to request a review by writing to the
Executive Director Customer Services, Argyll and Bute Council, Kilmory,
Lochgilphead, Argyll PA31 8RT, or by email to [1][Argyll and Bute Council request email].

 

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notification of refusal or partial refusal.

 

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Yours sincerely,

 

Sheila Whitlow

Compliance & Regulatory Assistant

Legal and Regulatory Support

Argyll and Bute Council

Kilmory

Lochgilphead

PA31 8RT

 

 

 
 

 

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statutory or regulatory obligations, that may be damaging to Argyll and
Bute Council, or to a commercial partner if improperly accessed.
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