FOI disclosure log

FOI disclosure log


Dear Sir or Madam, ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** *****I would like to know the following under the FOI act: ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** ***** *****Breakdown of your total annual IT budget for the financial year of 20

(FOI-2984) - Requested: 01 April 2019 LINKS PROVIDED

Dear Sir or Madam, I would like to kcial year of 2018-19. ...

freedom of information request

(FOI-3092) - Requested: 16 April 2019 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

I would like to know what percentage of Hackney council staff receive the London living wage? I would like to know the salaries of the top 10% of hackney council staff ? I would like to know the salaries of the bottom 10% of hackney council staff? ...

Digital Platform

(FOI-3693) - Requested: 09 July 2019 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

Hi, Hopefully I have the correct email address, I wanted to find out more information about your organisations Digital Platform. Please see below list of questions that hopefully you can help me with Website Please provide the name, email address and telephone number for your head of ICT (or similar role), who is respons...

Highways Maintenance Contract data

(FOI-3696) - Requested: 09 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Hi, Can you help please. We understand that the following contract has expired Service – Highways Maintenance ~ Civil Engineering Term Contract Contractor – Volker Highways Expiry date - 31/03/2019 Service – Highways Maintenance ~ Road Surfacing Term Contract Contractor – Volker Highways E...

Recruitment and Selection Procedure

(FOI-3741) - Requested: 10 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir/madam I would like to see the London Borough of Hackney Recruitment and Selection policy & procedure please. Yours faithfully ...

FOI Request: BSIX football pitch

(FOI-3750) - Requested: 21 July 2019 NOT HELD (ALL)

The proposed opening times of the new MUGA all weather football pitch At BSIX Sixth Form College. Kenninghall Road. Clapton. E5 8BP. Also whether it will be used in the evenings and at weekends. ...

FOI Request - Penalty Charge Notice

(FOI-3624) - Requested: 02 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Please provide me with a number of parking challenges processed in the month of June 2019, if possible with PCN"s numbers starting with QZ ...

Freedom of Information request - Red flagging of Hackney parks by the Green Flag Award scheme

(FOI-3666) - Requested: 10 July 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART)

Dear Hackney Borough Council FOI officer, I am interested in the Green Flag Award scheme"s judgments of Hackney Council managed parks and green spaces for the years 2014-19. Please provide the Green Flag Award ratings for each Hackney Council managed park or green space for the years 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. Which Hackney pa...

FOI Request - Council’s Recycling Collection Services

(FOI-3629) - Requested: 03 July 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, LINKS PROVIDED

I would like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act. Please could you tell me: 1) As far as the Council is aware, was any of the plastic collected in 2018 by the Council’s Recycling Collection Services ultimately exported to be recycled outside the UK? 2) If yes, please provide the names of all companies that were ...

Complaints templates for Corporate Complaints

(FOI-3640) - Requested: 04 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could I have a copy of any internal guidance document that you have for council officers on how to draft responses to complaints. Your organisation may have a procedure for handling complaints that council officers use. ...

Insurance Policies

(FOI-3641) - Requested: 02 July 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART)

FOI REQUEST 1. Please intimate us with your Vicarious liability insurance policy 2. Please intimate us with your Public Liability Insurance policy 3. Please intimate us with your Professional Indemnity insurance policy. ...

Assaults on refuse workers

(FOI-3643) - Requested: 05 July 2019 NIL RESPONSE

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST In the last financial year 2018/19 how many incidents did your authority record where refuse collectors were assaulted by members of the public while carrying out council duties? Please give a brief description of the circumstances of the incident. NOTE: By refuse collectors I mean all employe...

Council vehicles / emissions

(FOI-3644) - Requested: 03 July 2019 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

I would like to request the following information regarding please: 1. How many road vehicles (vans/minibuses/HGVs/cars/motorbikes) does your local authority currently use either directly or via your contractors 2. What proportion of these are currently a) zero emissions b) low emissions (ULEZ standard) c) diesel d) pre Euro VI ...

Freedom of Information request - What is the cost of the clean up from Wireless

(FOI-3647) - Requested: 07 July 2019 GRANTED (PART)

Dear Hackney Borough Council, How much does it cost to clean up after the Wireless festival Yours faithfully, ...

FOI Request - building wifi

(FOI-3650) - Requested: 08 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

1. Who is responsible for selecting / managing and operating your Wi-Fi network? a. Please provide contact name, telephone number(s)and email address(es). 2. Who is responsible for selecting / managing and operating your network and/or data centre infrastructure? a. Please provide contact name, telephone number(s)and email address(es). 3. Do you ou...

FOI Request - results of the investigation and/or report carried out by Sandberg, a specialist building investigation company

(FOI-3656) - Requested: 09 July 2019 REFUSED (ALL)

Dear Hackney Council I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from Hackney Council: The results of the investigation and/or report carried out by Sandberg, a specialist building investigation company, into work carried out by R Durtnell and Sons and whether they might be responsible for tile...

FOI: Ridley Road

(FOI-2301) - Requested: 02 January 2019 REFUSED (ALL)

Dear Sir/Madam, I am requesting the following information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA): All complaints made to Hackney Council regarding the hygiene standards at Ridley Road Market, Dalston - whether by online form, phone, written letter or email. This should include the nature of the complaint and the response by ...

Acknowledgement

(FOI-2172) - Requested: 09 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear reader, Please see attached questions to be referred to your FOI team. Please provide the requested information in the attached form. If it is not possible to provide the information requested due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in Section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, please provide advice an...

FOI Request: Missed bin collections

(FOI-2311) - Requested: 02 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir or Madam Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 I would like to request the following information from your council. In each of the individual calendar years: 2014, 2015, 2016 2017 and 2018. 1) The total number of missed bin/waste collections, reported to your council in each of the individual calendar years requested. For clarity I req...

FOI Request

(FOI-2375) - Requested: 13 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

My request relates to the practice of local authorities paying private landlords monetary incentives to house clients who have approached the council as homeless or threatened with homelessness. Please provide answers to my three questions below. 1. During the whole of 2018, on how many occasions did Hackney Council pay a private landlord a monetar...

FOI Request

(FOI-2376) - Requested: 13 January 2019 NOT HELD (ALL)

How many council run/owned estates are in the Stamford Hill parameters? How many of these estates have had consultations in relation to the controlled parking zones? How many estates agreed/confirmed they wanted CPZs installed? ...

FOI Request: Adult Social Care assessments

(FOI-2299) - Requested: 01 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir / Madam, I am emailing under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act to request a copy of your council
s full current criteria for assessment of adult social care needs. I would also like to request copies of any supplementary guidance and instructions used by your council
s staff to interpret and apply these criteria practi...


homelessness projects

(FOI-2317) - Requested: 02 January 2019 GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

To Whom It May Concern: In accordance with the story in The Independent (30th December 2018) on London councils working together to tackle homelessness, I request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act: 1) How much your council is allocating (total in £) towards projects tackling homelessness 2...

No Deal preparations

(FOI-2318) - Requested: 02 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (ALL)

To Whom It May Concern: I request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act: 1) How much your council is allocating (total in £) towards projects preparing for a no deal Brexit 2) A complete list of your council"s no deal Brexit preparations and details of what what these contingency measures enta...

Home care visits

(FOI-2326) - Requested: 03 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Hi, Please tell me how many home care visits of 15 minutes were commissioned by the council in a) 2018 and b) 2017 Please tell me how many home care visits of five minutes were commissioned by the council in a) 2018 and b) 2017 Please tell me how many home care visits were missed in a) 2018 and b) 2017 Please tell me how ...

Freedom of Information request

(FOI-2339) - Requested: 07 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Hackney Borough Council, Would you kindly provide a number of applicants per category who are currently waiting to be given an opportunity to trade at Broadway market? E.g. I would like to see something like this: hot food - X businesses on the waiting list confectionery - Y businesses on the waiting list vegetables - Z businesses mea...

Gypsy or Traveller

(FOI-2355) - Requested: 08 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern, Please find below a submission under the Freedom of Information Act. I ask that if there are any questions you cannot answer that you leave them blank and answer the remainder that you CAN answer. A note to clarify the terminology I have used: · A Gypsy or Traveller ‘pitch...

Communications

(FOI-2372) - Requested: 07 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Freedom of Information Team, I am writing to request information from the council under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I would be interested in any information held by your organisation regarding my request, however if you need further clarification, please contact me via email at simon.lock94@gmail.com or on mobile at...

EU settlement scheme

(FOI-2377) - Requested: 11 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE

Hello I would like to request the following information under the Freedom of Information Act: Are you intending to cover the cost of the EU settlement scheme fee for your employees affected by Brexit? How many EU national employees do you estimate have applied or will need to apply under the scheme? If you are covering their ...

Food safety report

(FOI-2384) - Requested: 11 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Hi, Can I please make a request under the Freedom of Information act for the food Safety Report for the Hygiene inspection of Nobu Hotel Shoreditch conducted on 11 October 2018 by Hackney Council? Thanks ...

resident parking permit

(FOI-2397) - Requested: 14 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

Please can you tell me how much the council charges for a resident parking permit for - an electric car a hybrid car a diesel car made after 2001 a diesel car made before 2001 Please can you tell me how many still valid (i.e. the parking permit has not expired) resident parking permits have been handed out for - electric ca...

Homeless households in arrears due UC monthly arrears ability to bid for social housing and to take up offers of such

(FOI-2411) - Requested: 16 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

To whom it may concern 1) Under the Freedom of Information Act I would be grateful for clarification, whether homeless households, to whom your authority has accepted a full homeless duty and placed in temporary accommodation , are able to bid for social housing and to take up offers of social housing, if they are in arrears due to being p...

FOI Request

(FOI-2414) - Requested: 17 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Can you kindly disclose to me the amount of PCN"s issued at Old Hill Street, N16. The road has a No entry part and also has a pedestrian zone (SS4). So I would like to know the amount for both departments. ...

Non compliance to building control

(FOI-2417) - Requested: 16 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, LINKS PROVIDED

Dear Sirs Can you let me know the time frame that your building control team can take action for non compliance to building control. Is it 6 months or 2 years? The last time i checked, it was 6 months if your team knew about it and 2 years if you didn"t. This was over five years ago now when i last checked. I"m asking as i"...

formal diagnosis of dementia receiving long-term support

(FOI-2579) - Requested: 06 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern, Healthwatch England, the independent champion for people who use health and social care services, is gathering information about people’s experiences of social care assessments, reviews and waiting times, from across the country. The questions contained in this request are designed to help us build an ...

6 Person HMOs - C4 Planning Use

(FOI-2418) - Requested: 16 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sirs Please confirm that permitted development rights still exist in your Borough for 6 person HMOs, C3 to C4 change of use. Or have you withdrawn these via an Article 4 Direction? Regards ...

Prior Approval 6m Query

(FOI-2458) - Requested: 21 January 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

Hello I have permitted development via prior approval to do a 6m extension by 31st May 2019. Does it need to be completed by then? If the main structure is built, is this sufficient? Will the 6m extensions for semi-detached/ terrace houses and 8m for detached houses be extended for a further 3 years after May? Lastly, can you send me ...

FOI Request

(FOI-2523) - Requested: 30 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

How many new homes did the council build in 2017? How many of those new homes were for social rent? How many of those new homes were for shared ownership? How many of those new homes were for private sale? How many homes are being built on the Frampton Park estate across the four site? How many of the homes being built on the Frampton Park estate a...

School sixth forms

(FOI-2535) - Requested: 29 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Hello My name is ********. I am a reporter with *******. I would like to request the following information under the freedom of information act. How many secondary schools are there in your district? How many secondary schools have sixth forms? How many school sixth forms have closed in the last three years? How many school...

Secure tenancies for the children

(FOI-2547) - Requested: 31 January 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir/ Madam, I would like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act regarding housing evictions. Section 160 of the Localism Act 2011 ended the right of secure tenancies for the children of the secure tenant upon their death. The Act states that only the spouse or civil partner can succeed secure tenancies. This was extend...

BUSINESS RATES

(FOI-2550) - Requested: 18 February 2019 LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (ALL)

Thank you for your e-mail. I am out of the office until the afternoon of 8 February and will have limited access to e-mails. I will answer your e-mail on my return. However, if you need a more immediate response please could you contact Tania Pavlou  on 020 8356 8320 or at tania.pavlou@hackney.gov.uk Thank youDavid Umney-- David UmneyHead of Revenu...

FOI Request

(FOI-2555) - Requested: 04 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom it may concern, If the WiFi went down across the country- the bandwidth frequency interrupted or some other issue causes it to go down, so Internet would still be accessible via Ethernet cables but nothing wireless- what services would be disrupted? Also, does the council have a plan to deal with such a disruption? Many thanks, ...

FOI Request

(FOI-2566) - Requested: 05 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

To whom is may concern, 1) How many potholes were reported to the council in 2018? 2) Out of the number reported, how many did the council repair? Thanks ...

FOI Request

(FOI-2571) - Requested: 05 February 2019 NIL RESPONSE

Dear Sirs, I would need the data regarding squatters or squatting-related incidents that took place in the borough in the last year. If possible, I would need the information in both PDF and xls format. ...

Food businesses that have recently registered

(FOI-2577) - Requested: 05 February 2019 GRANTED (PART), REFUSED (PART)

Dear FOI Officer Could I please ask you to provide the following information in relation to food businesses that have recently registered with your local authority Environmental Health team. Could you please provide me with details of all food businesses that made an application to be registered with you in accordance with Regulatio...

Planning Enforcement Action

(FOI-2578) - Requested: 05 February 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED, REFUSED (PART)

Good evening Can you email me an excel sheet of all the planning enforcement action you have taken the last 3 years. Please include all live/ open cases and all closed/ resolved cases. Thank you. ...

FOI Request

(FOI-2585) - Requested: 07 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Please provide copies of all records prepared by or on behalf of Hackney Council (including Hackney Homes) relating to all leaks or other defects in roofs at Parkside Estate in the last 5 years, including details of all relevant dates and the locations of leaks, together with details of the costs of repair. ...

Comparative Data

(FOI-2586) - Requested: 07 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Good afternoon, I wonder if you can aid me in my quest to gather information the Royal Borough of Greenwich would like to have in relation to FOI & EIR requests? We have a Scrutiny meeting in March & we would like you to furnish us with some broad comparative data for the calendar year 2018. The following information is required; i. Tot...

FOI Request

(FOI-2592) - Requested: 08 February 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, LINKS PROVIDED, NOT HELD (ALL)

Hello, Can you please advice me of Hackney
s current unemployment percentage/number. Also which area in Hackney has the highest unemployment. Kind regards, ...


Freedom of Information request

(FOI-2593) - Requested: 08 February 2019 NOT HELD (ALL)

Dear Sir or Madam Please find attached a request under the Freedom of Information Act. You kindly answered a request in September 2018 regarding a specific aspect of the Care Act; I am now asking about overall costs of implementation. There may be a small amount of overlap in the information relating to both requests but I anticipate this se...

FOI Request: HMO Registered Landlords

(FOI-2611) - Requested: 29 January 2019 LINKS PROVIDED

Dear Sir/Madam, I am writing to make an open government request for all the information to which I am entitled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Please would you provide me with a list of HMO registered Landlords in the Hackney area detailing 1 The Address of the Licensed Address 2 Contact address/addresses of the of the Owner I look forwa...

FOI Request: Romanians eligible to vote in Hackney

(FOI-2612) - Requested: 08 February 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Could you please additionally provide the number of Romanian citizens registered to vote in Hackney? ...

Freedom of information request

(FOI-3093) - Requested: 16 April 2019

I would like to know how much compensation Hackney council has paid out to complaints in the last ten years. I would like to know what percent of payouts were due to poor repairs carried out on properties. ...

freedom of information request

(FOI-3096) - Requested: 16 April 2019 ADVICE/ASSISTANCE, GRANTED (PART), LINKS PROVIDED

I would like to know how much Hackney council has earned from PCNs in the last ten years.
I would like to know the success rate of appeals. I would also like to know how many appeals where rejected which were later overturned. Can you also tell me how many PCNs hackney council issued to blue badge holders. ...


FOI Request: Parks and parkland

(FOI-3106) - Requested: 12 April 2019 GRANTED (ALL), LINKS PROVIDED

Please respond to the following related questions: 1. How many Council owned parks (including common land converted to parkland) do you have in your borough? 2. What"s the total acreage of these parks combined? 3. How many other non Council owned parks in your borough do you contribute to the running costs of? Eg. If there is a Royal Park in your b...

FOI Request

(FOI-3333) - Requested: 21 May 2019 LINKS PROVIDED

Good morning Hackney council, Please can I have the names and addresses of the owners of the HMO"s within your council Kind regards F ...

FOI Request

(FOI-3534) - Requested: 19 June 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

I iam a vendor at 13 montegle court Geffrye estate London n1 6rj and that i would like to know what percentage of flats are privately owned in this building. Thank you
...


Freedom of Information request - Vision screening of 4 to 5 year olds at school entry

(FOI-3607) - Requested: 01 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear FOI officer The British and Irish Orthoptic Society on behalf of the Clinical Council for Eye Health Commissioning are writing to make an open request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. There is a national recommendation, by the UK National Screening committee, to offer orthoptic-led vision screening to children a...

NJC/GLPC Payscales distribution

(FOI-3615) - Requested: 01 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Dear Sir/Madam UNISON Local Authority Pay Spine FOI 2019 Please provide the pay and grading structure used by your authority for NJC/GLPC workers only, including any local extension of the pay spine. Please provide the basic pay and gender distribution of NJC/GLPC workers only employed by your local authority for eac...

Community Protection Notices

(FOI-3616) - Requested: 26 June 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Community Protection Notices As you may be aware, Community Protection Notices (CPNs) were introduced in 2014 to tackle persistent antisocial behaviour. In particular, it can be issued to a dog owner to deal with dog-related incidents, including when a dog: strays; causes alarm; damages property; or shows it is capable of aggression. I woul...

Homelessness Relief Duty

(FOI-3619) - Requested: 02 July 2019 GRANTED (ALL)

Please can I also request under the Freedom of Information Act, of the 611 relief duty cases extended beyond 56 days, how many of them fulfilled both the following criteria: duty lasted 112 days or more AND the case was categorised as priority need? ...



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