Use of Compulsory Purchase Orders

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Dear London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority (London Fire Brigade),

We are undertaking some research into the use of Compulsory Purchase Orders (“CPO”) by the public organisations in London over the last six years.

I would be grateful if you could provide the following:

1. Confirmation as to whether your Authority has made a resolution to make CPOs, and how many, for any purpose, in the last six years within London.

2. If so, can you provide a brief description of each, including the name of the CPO, the aims of the scheme, the number of interests to be acquired, the date that resolution was obtained, the date that the CPO was made (if appropriate), the date confirmation was obtained/is to be sought (if appropriate) and the date that the scheme is due to start/finish (if appropriate).

I would be grateful if you could confirm receipt of this request by email in due course. Please also if possible respond to the request in full by email.

We are intending, with the information provided, to publish an analysis of our findings. We would be delighted to share our findings with you once complete.

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. Thank you for your assistance

Yours faithfully,

Tom Hanman
Savills
02033208218

London Fire Commissioner (London Fire Brigade)

Dear Tom,

Thank you for your request for information. It will be considered under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

We will respond promptly and in any case within 20 working days.

Kind regards

Sarah Kelly
Information Access Officer
London Fire Brigade
169 Union Street, London SE1 0LL
T: 020 8555 1200 ext 30401
E: [email address]

Visit our website at www.london-fire.gov.uk

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London Fire Commissioner (London Fire Brigade)

Dear Tom,

Thank you for your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
(FOIA) dated 8 July 2014, regarding Compulsory Purchase Orders (CPOs).

You have requested the following information:

I would be grateful if you could provide the following:

1. Confirmation as to whether your Authority has made a resolution to make
CPOs, and how many, for any purpose, in the last six years within London.

2. If so, can you provide a brief description of each, including the name
of the CPO, the aims of the scheme, the number of interests to be
acquired, the date that resolution was obtained, the date that the CPO was
made (if appropriate), the date confirmation was obtained/is to be sought
(if appropriate) and the date that the scheme is due to start/finish (if
appropriate).

I can confirm the Authority has not made any resolution to make CPOs
within the last six years.

I hope you find the information provided useful. However, if you have any
further queries that we can help you with, please direct them to
[1][LFB request email]

 

You have the right to ask the Authority to review this response. If you
wish to do so, please set out in writing your reasons for asking and
address them to David Wyatt – Head of Information Management and
Performance at [2][email address]

 

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as to whether the Authority has dealt with your request in accordance with
the requirements of the FOIA. If you wish to do this, you must first ask
the Authority to review its decision; and then you must apply promptly to
the Information Commissioner at: The Information Commissioner's Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Kind Regards,

James Sivell
Information Access Officer
London Fire Brigade
T: 020 8555 1200x30415
E: [3][email address]

Why not visit our website at [4]www.london-fire.gov.uk

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From: Tom Hanman [[6]mailto:[FOI #218976 email]]

Sent: 04 July 2014 09:44

To: Information Access

Subject: Freedom of Information request - Use of Compulsory Purchase
Orders

 

Dear London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority (London Fire Brigade),

 

We are undertaking some research into the use of Compulsory Purchase
Orders (“CPO”) by the public organisations in London over the last six
years.

 

I would be grateful if you could provide the following:

 

1. Confirmation as to whether your Authority has made a resolution to make
CPOs, and how many, for any purpose, in the last six years within London.

 

2. If so, can you provide a brief description of each, including the name
of the CPO, the aims of the scheme, the number of interests to be
acquired, the date that resolution was obtained, the date that the CPO was
made (if appropriate), the date confirmation was obtained/is to be sought
(if appropriate) and the date that the scheme is due to start/finish (if
appropriate).

 

I would be grateful if you could confirm receipt of this request by email
in due course. Please also if possible respond to the request in full by
email.

 

We are intending, with the information provided, to publish an analysis of
our findings. We would be delighted to share our findings with you once
complete.

 

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions. Thank you
for your assistance

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Tom Hanman

Savills

02033208218

 

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