Waiting lists for allotments

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Margaret Campbell

Dear Rochdale Borough Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Rochdale for which the Council has access to waiting list data?

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in 2010? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

Mailbox Council, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Stacey Bullen L, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Ms. Campbell,

RE: - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

Thank you for your request for information held by Rochdale Council which
was received at this office on 2^nd January 2010.

I write to advise you that your request is being considered.

Please be advised that a charge may be applicable for your request. We
will advise you of this in due course.

Should you have any queries, please contact me on the number below.

Yours sincerely

Information Governance Unit
Tel: 01706 925505

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Gordon Beverley, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Margaret Campbell, please find the answers to your queries as
follows:

As of January 2011:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Rochdale for which the

Council has access to waiting list data? 22

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites? Approx 300

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these

sites? 276

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications? No

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in

2010? Please give:

a) number of new sites ONE

b) names of new sites Valley Road Community Leisure Gardens

c) total area of new land in hectares less than ONE

d) total number of new plots Approx 25

Most of this information can be found on our website:

[1]http://www.rochdale.gov.uk/allotments

Yours faithfully,

Gordon Beverley

Gordon Beverley

Environmental Quality Manager

Contact Centre: 0845 226 1800

Service Request Email: [2][email address]

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