Totals for FOI Requests and FOI Section 21 Exemptions in 2016

Currently waiting for a response from Brent Borough Council, they must respond promptly and normally no later than (details).

Dear Brent Borough Council,

I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of information:

1) How many FOI requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st 2016 - Dec 31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;

2) How many FOI Section 21 exemptions did you employ during this same time period?

Yours faithfully,

Nick Jackson

Barry Howlett,

Information request
Our reference: 8353798

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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Thank you for your information request. We will forward it to the
relevant department who will contact you shortly.
 
Brent Council
Brent Civic Centre
Engineers Way
Wembley HA9 0FJ
[email address]
 
NOTE: Please do not edit the subject line when replying to this email.

Barry Howlett,

Information request
Our reference: 8353798

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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 3 October
2017, as follows:
I would like to make an FOI request for the following pieces of
information:

1) How many FOI requests did you receive in the year Jan 1st 2016 - Dec
31st 2016 (or your equivalent business/financial year), and;

2) How many FOI Section 21 exemptions did you employ during this same time
period?
 
We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
and we aim to send a response by 31 October 2017.
 
In some case, a fee may be payable. If we decide a fee is payable, we will
send you a fee notice and we will require you to pay the fee before
proceeding with your request.
 
The Freedom of Information Act 2000 may restrict the release of some or
all of the information you have requested. We will carry out an assessment
and if any exemptions apply to some or all of the information then we
might not provide that information to you. We will inform you if this is
the case and advise you of your rights to request an internal review and
to complain to the Information Commissioner's Office.
 
We will also advise you if we cannot provide you with the information
requested for any other reason together with the reason(s) why and details
of how you may appeal (if appropriate).
 
Yours faithfully
 
 
Barry Howlett
Principal FOI officer
[email address]
 
NOTE: Please do not edit the subject line when replying to this email.

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