Dear ***** *****,
Thank you for your request of 28th June.
How large is your current waiting list for each allotment in your jurisdiction?
London Borough of Hackney does not hold this information.
The Council are the freeholders for nine allotment sites with a total of 125 full plots (some split into half plots). We"re responsible for maintaining fences and gates around the plots. The Hackney Allotment Society has a 12 year lease on all nine sites and are responsible for the day to day management of the sites, including waiting lists.
The Hackney Allotment Society is a registered charity (number 294128) managed by a voluntary committee and aims to promote horticulture in Hackney.
Although they are not covered by the Freedom of Information Act, we suggest that you approach them for this information.
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London Borough of Hackney