School Transport Tenders

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Dear Northumberland County Council,

Please supply me with results of school transport tender 9827. Please supply the following information :

Amount of highest bid £
Amount of lowest bid £
Amount for winning bid per Run £

Yours faithfully,

Tom Cochrane

Northumberland County Council

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Our Ref: 10195  

Dear Mr Cochrane,


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Northumberland County Council
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Our Ref: 10195   

Dear Enquirer,


I refer to your Freedom of Information request in relation to school
transport tender.

Right of Access

Section 1(1) of the Act provides any person making a request for
information to a public authority is entitled.

(a) to be informed in writing by the public authority whether it holds
information of the description specified in the request (which Section
1(6) of the Act designates as the "duty to confirm or deny"), and

(b) if that is the case, to have that information communicated to him.

The right is to obtain access to the information itself and not to the
document or record which contains it.

The Act creates a general right of access to information held by public
authorities subject to various exemptions.

Northumberland County Council confirms that it holds the information you
have requested, please see the following information in response.

Amount of highest bid  £285.93

Amount of lowest bid  £183.00

Amount for winning bid per Run £91.50


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handled, you can request an internal review by writing within 2 months
from the date of this response to the Information Governance Office:

Information Governance Office, Northumberland County Council, County Hall,
Morpeth, NE61 2EF
Email: [Northumberland County Council request email]

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There is no charge for making an appeal.

Yours faithfully,

FOI Coordinator -  Local Services
Information Governance Office
Northumberland County Council
County Hall
NE61 2EF

Tel: 0345 600 6400
Email: [Northumberland County Council request email]