Totals for FOI Requests and FOI Section 21 Exemptions in 2016

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Dear Bristol City 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

Freedom of Information, Bristol City Council

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Dear Nick Jackson 
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You sent us a Freedom of Information request on 03/10/2017

Your request number is CRN00134974

We’ve looked at your request and you should receive a reply on or
before 31/10/2017 08:00

This will be 20 working days since your original request.

If you don’t hear from us by this time please contact
[Bristol City Council request email]
Contact details we have for you
Nick Jackson
 [FOI #435517 email]

 

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Bristol City Council

"Customer Relations Team" <complaints.feedback@bristol.gov.uk>, Bristol City Council

You sent us a Freedom of Information request on 03/10/2017

Your request number is CRN00134974

Our reply to your request is:

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

1,986 FOI’s received

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

7 Section 21 Exemptions applied in period

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Email: [1][Bristol City Council request email]
Write to: Customer Relations (100TS), PO Box 3176, Bristol, BS3 9FS

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