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Dear Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council,
Can you please provide me with information on the following category of service (a category of service would be classed as an area of business within the Council, for example Transport or Social Care):
1) Does the Local Authority currently operate any form of supplier framework (a supplier framework would classed as a list of enrolled and accredited companies or individuals that provide goods or services to the Local Authority) for:-
a. SEN Transport –
b. Home to School –
c. Taxi Services –
d. Transport for Adult Care -
2) If the Local Authority does operate a supplier framework, when do these frameworks run out? :-
a. SEN Transport –
b. Home to School –
c. Taxi Services –
d. Transport for Adult Care -
3) If the Council does operate a supplier framework, how many suppliers are listed on the framework?:-
a. SEN Transport –
b. Home to School –
c. Taxi Services –
d. Transport for Adult Care -
4) Does the Council own and operate an internal fleet of vehicles that is utilised for services such as SEN Transport or Taxi Services?
5) If so, please can you provide with the size of the fleet.
6) During the financial year of 2014/15, what has been the actual spend of:-
a. SEN Transport-
b. Home to School –
c. Taxi Services –
d. Transport for Adult Care –
7) During the financial year of 2014/15, what has been the actual spend of “spot purchases” or Transport placements that were not purchased on the supplier framework (if one does exist):-
a. SEN Transport-
b. Home to School –
c. Taxi Services –
d. Transport for Adult Care –
8) Does the Council utilise a technology (this could be either a piece of software or computer programme) to help commission Transport Services (these would be defined as SEN Transport, Home to School etc) for a citizen?
9) If so, when does the contract for these services expire and what has been the cost for the contract?
a. Expiration date –
b. Cost -
10) What is the size of the team that works within the Transport Department of the Council?
11) Please can you provide me with a hierarchy of the team that comprises the Transport Department with names and job roles?

Yours faithfully,

Adam Wallace

Danielle Crossley, Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Adam

RE: Transport

I acknowledge with thanks your request for information. This request has been considered as a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

As such, your request may take up to 20 working days to be processed and has been passed on to an appropriate officer.

Please be advised that if an exemption applies to the information that you have requested, the statutory period may be exceeded in accordance with the provisions of that Act.

Should you have any queries, please contact me at [email address]

Kind regards

Yours Sincerely

Danielle Crossley

Business Support Officer

Oldham Council

Level 2

Mail Room

Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1NL

0161 770 2109

Fax: 0161 770 5020

[email address]

Many Thanks Dani

*Plese note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

Visiting the Civic Centre by Metrolink? The nearest stop is Oldham King Street (2-3 mins walk)

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Matthew Prenton, Oldham Metropolitan Borough Council

Adam

 

Please find below the response to your request for information under
Freedom of Information regarding Home to School Transport.

 

1)         Does the Local Authority currently operate any form of supplier
framework (a supplier framework would classed as a list of enrolled and
accredited companies or individuals that provide goods or services to the
Local Authority) for:-

a.         SEN Transport - Yes

b.         Home to School - No

c.         Taxi Services - No

d.         Transport for Adult Care - No

2)         If the Local Authority does operate a supplier framework, when
do these frameworks run out? :-

a.         SEN Transport – July 2016

b.         Home to School – N/A

c.         Taxi Services – N/A

d.         Transport for Adult Care – N/A

3)         If the Council does operate a supplier framework, how many
suppliers are listed on the framework?:-

a.         SEN Transport - 26

b.         Home to School – N/A

c.         Taxi Services – N/A

d.         Transport for Adult Care – N/A

4)         Does the Council own and operate an internal fleet of vehicles
that is utilised for services such as SEN Transport or Taxi Services? No

5)         If so, please can you provide with the size of the fleet. N/A

6)         During the financial year of 2014/15, what has been the actual
spend of:-

a.         SEN Transport- £1,372,388.00

b.         Home to School – £170,993.00

c.         Taxi Services – N/A

d.         Transport for Adult Care – N/A

7)         During the financial year of 2014/15, what has been the actual
spend of "spot purchases" or Transport placements that were not purchased
on the supplier framework (if one does exist):-

a.         SEN Transport- N/A

b.         Home to School – N/A

c.         Taxi Services – N/A

d.         Transport for Adult Care – N/A

8)         Does the Council utilise a technology (this could be either a
piece of software or computer programme) to help commission Transport
Services (these would be defined as SEN Transport, Home to School etc) for
a citizen? Yes

9)         If so, when does the contract for these services expire and
what has been the cost for the contract? No contract expiration date in
place, unable to give total cost as ongoing.

a.         Expiration date – N/A

b.         Cost – Annual cost of £5000

10)       What is the size of the team that works within the Transport
Department of the Council? 3 plus Passenger Assistant team which does not
have a fixed number of staff.

11)       Please can you provide me with a hierarchy of the team that
comprises the Transport Department with names and job roles?

 

Contracts and Commissioning Manager – Overall Strategic Management of
service and line management of all staff.

Senior Transport Officer – Day to day operational management and
supervision of all staff.

Transport Officer – Day to day administration of service

Passenger Assistants – Supporting children with SEN on vehicles to and
from school.

 

Regards

 

Matthew Prenton

Contracts and Commissioning Manager

Level 12

Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1XJ

0161 770 3153

[1][email address]

 

Please note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

 

 

 

From: Umme Nadira
Sent: 06 May 2015 09:12
To: Matthew Prenton; Chris Aspin
Subject: FW: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder
Importance: High

 

FOI deadline is tomorrow.

 

Regards

 

 

Umme Nadira

Project Support Officer

Access Service 

Oldham Council

Level 12

Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1XJ

0161 770 1648

[2][email address]

Please note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

 

Visiting the Civic Centre by Metrolink? The nearest stop is Oldham King
Street (2-3 mins walk)

 

 

From: Umme Nadira
Sent: 05 May 2015 10:35
To: Matthew Prenton; Chris Aspin
Cc: Gill Hoar
Subject: FW: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder
Importance: High

 

Hi

 

Please can someone deal with the attached FOI asap, I have only seen the
request today, deadline is on Thursday.

 

Please can you email the response to
[3][FOI #262517 email] and Cc myself, FOI Responses
and Jennifer Downing and Bcc Maggie Kufeldt.

 

Many thanks,

 

Umme Nadira

Project Support Officer

Access Service 

Oldham Council

Level 12

Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1XJ

0161 770 1648

[4][email address]

Please note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

 

Visiting the Civic Centre by Metrolink? The nearest stop is Oldham King
Street (2-3 mins walk)

 

 

From: Peter Williams
Sent: 05 May 2015 10:31
To: Umme Nadira
Subject: RE: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder

 

Hi Umme,

 

Please find attached FOI 7145.

 

Kind regards,

Peter

 

Peter Williams

Business Support Officer

Information Management

Oldham Council

Level 2 Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1UT

 

Tel: 0161 770 3260

[5][email address]

 

*Please note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

 

Visiting the Civic Centre by Metrolink? The nearest stop is Oldham King
Street (2-3 minutes walk)

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From: Umme Nadira
Sent: 05 May 2015 09:49
To: Gill Hoar
Cc: Peter Williams; FOI Responses
Subject: RE: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder

 

Hi Gill

 

I have not seen this request.

 

Peter can you email me this request asap and make sure all future FOI
requests that are for the Access Service are sent to me aswell.

 

Thank you.

 

Umme Nadira

Project Support Officer

Access Service 

Oldham Council

Level 12

Civic Centre

West Street

Oldham

OL1 1XJ

0161 770 1648

[6][email address]

Please note: For satellite navigation purposes the postcode is OL1 1NL

 

Visiting the Civic Centre by Metrolink? The nearest stop is Oldham King
Street (2-3 mins walk)

 

 

From: Gill Hoar
Sent: 05 May 2015 09:45
To: Umme Nadira
Subject: Fw: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder

 

Is this in hand?
Regards
Gill

Gill Hoar
Head of School Place Planning and Access
Oldham Council
PO Box 40
Civic Centre
Oldham OL1 1XJ

0161 770 3150
07764 894 612
 

From: [7][email address] [[8]mailto:[email address]]
Sent: Tuesday, May 05, 2015 09:01 AM
To: Gill Hoar
Subject: FOI Request 7145 PRE Reminder
 

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Gill

REMINDER - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION ACTION REQUIRED

You have been allocated the following request for information

Request Number 7145 submitted by Adam Wallace

This request is due for response on 07/05/2015

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Thankyou

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