School Agency Spend
Francesca Sandiford made this Freedom of Information request to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
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Dear Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council,
Could you please provide me with the agency spend for all schools, including primary,secondary,sen, pru's and alternative education settings
for September 2017-present ideally split by the total cost, agency names and cost per agency.
Dear Ms Sandiford,
Thank you for your request for information about School Agency Spend,
which was received on 08 January 2018.
In accordance with provisions within Freedom of Information Act 2000, the
council will respond to your request within 20 working days, saying
whether we have the information that you want, and if there will be any
If, for any reason, we cannot provide you with the information, we will
tell you why. If we need to clarify your request, we will contact you
In the meantime, if you need to contact me about your request, please do
so quoting the above reference number.
Dear Ms Sandiford,
Freedom of Information Request RFI0036/18
Further to your request for information about the agency spend for all
schools, including primary, secondary, sen, pru's and alternative
education settings for September 2017-present ideally split by the total
cost, agency names and cost per agency. I can tell you the following:
Walsall Council do not hold this information therefore the information you
have requested is not recorded or held information and is therefore exempt
from disclosure under section 1 of the Freedom of Information Act.
You would need to contact the schools directly as they hold this
I hope that the information provided is useful to you. However, if you are
dissatisfied, you should set out in writing your grounds for complaint and
send to: Information Risk & Governance Manager, Business Change, Civic
Centre, Darwall Street, Walsall, WS1 1TP.
If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint, you may apply
directly to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) for a decision.
Please remember that, generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you
have first exhausted the complaints procedure provided by the council. The
Information Commissioner can be contacted at: The Information
Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9
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