Margaret Campbell

Dear Wiltshire Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Wiltshire 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

Gubbins, Wendy, Wiltshire Council

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Dear Ms Campbell

Further to your request of the 3 January, please see the attached information relating to waiting lists for allotments.

There is a waiting list for 5 allotment sites. The number of plots for each site have been entered in the table together with the number of people on the waiting lists. None of which are closed to new applicants. No new allotment sites have been brought into use during 2010.

The Council has not withheld any information in relation to this request under the exemptions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I hope the information received is what you were expecting. However if you are unhappy with what has been provided, you can ask us to reconsider under the council's review procedure (attached) or you can contact the Information Commissioner's Office at Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF, 01625 545745. If you would like to discuss any of the information provided to you or would like further information on the review procedure, please contact me on the number below.

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Kind Regards


Wendy Gubbins
Complaints and Freedom of Information Manager
Department of Neighbourhood and Planning
Wiltshire Council
County Hall
Bythesea Road
Trowbridge BA14 8JN

Tel: 01225 756580
email: [email address]

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