Energy Costs

1. How much are you expecting to spend on energy costs this winter (October – April) compared to the same period last year? TOTAL FOR STREET LIGHTING (£’s) 2022/23 2021/22 Difference Estimated Actual October         409,152         262,159         146,993 November         … Continue reading

Contracted Security Provider

Does Devon County Council currently use any contracted security services provider? We do not have a ‘contracted security service provider’ at a corporate level, but make occasional ad-hoc arrangements as needed. If so, what is the name and when is … Continue reading

Devon Pension Fund

For each of the following scheme years, 2018-19, 2019-20, 2020-21, 2021-22 and 2022 to date, please could you let me know for Devon Pension Fund: 1           How many people opted out of the Local Government Pension Scheme; 2           How many … Continue reading

School Deficit Figures

1. How many local authority schools had a deficit in the 2021/22 financial year? 12 in deficit of 133 schools. (This will include single budget federations) 2. What was the cumulative deficit of those schools? £298,000 3. How many schools … Continue reading

Highway Drainage Maintenance and Costs

1. Please can you provide the number of highway drainage assets under your responsibility? If available, can you split the information by type (e.g. gullies, chambers, ditches etc.)? Gullies Catchpits Channels Ditches Manholes Easements Grips Buddlehole 20,8631 2,294 138,438 22,487 … Continue reading

Looked After Children

1. What is the name, job title, email address and telephone number of the commissioner with responsibility for Looked After Children and/or placements in children’s care homes? We consider this information is exempt under Section 40(2) of the Freedom of … Continue reading

S106 Payments

Regarding S106 agreements granted from January 2010 and January 2015, please provide the following information: * Funds received * Funds allocated * Funds spent, and on what * Funds unspent * Funds repaid Devon County Council (DCC) believes compliance with … Continue reading

Software Systems and Contracts

1. How many employees do you have? Devon County Council (DCC) have 5349 corporate employees. Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 2. Which ERP or finance system do you currently use? FINEST (Software AG UK Ltd) and P2P Accounts Payable System (Process … Continue reading