Transactions over £500 from April 2018

Spend Network made this Freedom of Information request to North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Thank you for publishing your spend data here: https://datamillnorth.org/dataset/counci.... However, I notice that you haven't published any spending data since March 2018.

I'd like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for all transactions over £500 from April 2018 to at most a quarter in arrears from the date at which you publish in response to this request.

Please provide the data in a machine readable format (preferably csv). As a minimum, please make sure to include the date, value and recipient of each transaction. Please also provide details on the procurement category of each transaction if you have it.

Your team may also be interested in the guidance on producing spending data:
https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio....

For the avoidance of doubt, I am making this request under the Freedom of Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days.

Yours Faithfully,

George Brown

Spend Network

FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

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From: Spend Network <[FOI #548027 email]>
Sent: 28 January 2019 09:52
To: FOI Officer <[email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Transactions over £500 from
April 2018 [Scanned]

 

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Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Thank you for publishing your spend data here:
[5]https://datamillnorth.org/dataset/counci.... However, I
notice that you haven't published any spending data since March 2018.

I'd like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act for all
transactions over £500 from April 2018 to at most a quarter in arrears
from the date at which you publish in response to this request.

Please provide the data in a machine readable format (preferably csv). As
a minimum, please make sure to include the date, value and recipient of
each transaction. Please also provide details on the procurement category
of each transaction if you have it.

Your team may also be interested in the guidance on producing spending
data:
[6]https://www.gov.uk/government/publicatio...

For the avoidance of doubt, I am making this request under the Freedom of
Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days.

Yours Faithfully,

George Brown

Spend Network

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FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

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Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you for your response. In it, you mention an attached document contain the data I am looking for, but I cannot find it within your message.

Yours sincerely,

George Brown

Spend Network

FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Mr Brown

 

I have reopened your request and sent it back to the relevant department.

 

Please accept my apologies for the omission.

 

Kind regards

 

 

Adam Howorth

Information Officer

[1]North Tyneside Council.

Tel: (0191) 643 5371

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From: Spend Network <[FOI #548027 email]>
Sent: 05 February 2019 09:13
To: FOI Officer <[email address]>
Subject: RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
FOI0718 [Scanned]

 

*EXTRNL*
Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you for your response. In it, you mention an attached document
contain the data I am looking for, but I cannot find it within your
message.

Yours sincerely,

George Brown

Spend Network

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FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear George,

 

Thank you for your email below.

 

Unfortunately, the wording was incorrect in the response we originally
sent you and should have referred to a website link instead of an
attachment.

 

The Information for spend over £250.00 up to December 2018 can be found in
the link below:

 

[1]https://my.northtyneside.gov.uk/category...

 

Kind regards,

 

Eilidh

 

Eilidh Cook

Senior Information Governance Officer

Information Governance

[2]North Tyneside Council.

 

Tel: (0191) 643 5363 / 2333

 

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From: Spend Network [mailto:[FOI #548027 email]]
Sent: 05 February 2019 09:13
To: FOI Officer
Subject: RE: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION
FOI0718 [Scanned]

 

*EXTRNL*
Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you for your response. In it, you mention an attached document
contain the data I am looking for, but I cannot find it within your
message.

Yours sincerely,

George Brown

Spend Network

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Dear FOI Officer,

Thank you for the provided data, I appreciate the cooperation.

Yours sincerely,

Spend Network