Transport for disabled children

Emma Pullar made this Freedom of Information request to Luton Borough Council

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Dear Luton Borough Council,

1. What user charges do you apply to specialist transport for disabled children?
2. Please provide information on changes to user charges to specialist transport for disabled children in 2012/13, 2013/14 and 2014/15?
3. How many disabled children accessed these services in 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15?
4. How has the eligibility criteria for these services changed between 2012/13, 2013/14, 2014/15?

Yours faithfully,

Emma Pullar

LBC CL FOI, Luton Borough Council

Dear Emma Pullar

RE: Request for Information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

In all correspondence, please quote reference FOI_796552

I am writing to acknowledge request for information under the Freedom of information Act 2000.
The appropriate officer or team is currently dealing with your request. In accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000, you should receive a response within 20 working days, which is 18/06/14.

If however, we need to seek clarification from you the 20- day period will start again from when we receive clarification.

Kind regards,
Tracy Collins -Complaints & Representations Manager

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LBC CL FOI, Luton Borough Council

Dear Emma
Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Request for Information (FOI_796552)
I am writing in respect of your recent enquiry for information held by the Council under the Freedom of Information Act.
Please find your response below.
Luton Borough Council do not apply any charges to specialist transport so questions 2 and 3 are not relevant. For information the Council's Home to School Transport Policy in respect of disabled children has not changed in the last three years.
If you are unhappy with our response, please write to Tracy Collins, Complaints & Representations Manager, Luton Borough Council, Children & Learning Department, 4th Floor Unity House, 111 Stuart Street, Luton Beds, LU1 5NP.
If you remain unhappy after the conclusion of the Council’s internal complaints procedure, you may apply to the Information Commissioner Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow SK9 5AF.
Yours sincerely,  
Jo Fisher
Head of Prevention & Early Intervention Service

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