Dear Elmbridge Borough Council,
Please provide details of all instances where notice has been given by the council under sections 77-78 of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 ("The Act") since 31 December 2016. For each instance please supply the following details:
[if held] The date on which the unauthorised encampment was established
The piece of land to which the notice related
The date on which notice was served under S77 of The Act
The date on which an order under S78 of The Act was granted by a Magistrates Court
Any instances where a S78 order was refused by a Magistrates Court
[if held] The date on which the land was vacated, and whether this was voluntary or enforced by Bailiffs.
Instances on which the same piece of land has been re-occupied within 3 months of a S77 order being granted relating to that land.
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Dear Ian Burrows,
Thank you for your response however I note that only data since February 2018 has been provided, not since December 2016 as requested. Please could you provide the missing data (unless no illegal encampments were reported between December 2016 and February 2018, which I consider highly improbable).
Dear Mr Kelly
My apologies for not picking up on the earlier date in your request. Please see the remaining information attached.
Please note that as time has moved on we have recorded more information for each incursion hence the format in the above is different from the current year but should provide you with all of the information you require