Dear Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council,

Please could you provide the following information regarding your current Software System:
1. What Software Systems are currently used by the Council for Planning, Building control and Public Protection/Licencing/Environmental Health?
2. When does each contract expire ?
3. Do you have any planned upgrades of the software? If so, when?
4. How much does each system cost annually?
5. Are you planning to go to market for a different Software System? If so, when?
6. How many users / licenses for each system do you have?
7. Who is the person responsible for your Software System? Please provide full name, title and contact information if possible.

Yours faithfully,

Victoria Taylor

Dalton, Chelsea, Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Ms Taylor,

 

Thank you for your recent request made under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000. Please see our responses to this FOI below:

 

1.            What Software Systems are currently used by the Council for
Planning, Building control and Public Protection / Licencing /
Environmental Health?

                Idox Acolaid and Northgate M3 PP/Assure

 

2.            When does each contract expire?

                31st March 2020

 

3.            Do you have any planned upgrades of the software? If so,
when?

                M3/Assure Go Live - date to be arranged

 

4.           How much does each system cost annually?

                Exempt – Section 43 – Commercially sensitive

 

5.           Are you planning to go to market for a different Software
System? If so, when?

                Will be going out to tender using ‘The Chest’ by the end
of October 2019

 

6.            How many users / licenses for each system do you have?

                Exempt – Section 43 – Commercially sensitive

 

7.            Who is the person responsible for your Software System?
Please provide full name, title and contact information if possible

                Peter Moulton, Head of ICT and Digital,
[1][email address]

 

I trust this will be of assistance to your enquiries.

 

You have the right under Section 17 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000
to ask for an internal review if you are dissatisfied with the information
provided to you. Please direct any request for an internal review to
[2][Wirral Borough Council request email] and your request will be allocated for
review.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

 

Chelsea Dalton

Information Management Officer

Business Management - ICT

Treasury Building

Argyle Street

Birkenhead

Wirral

CH41 1AH

Tel: 0151 666 5201

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