Professional Services Spend

Please provide the amount of money spent on professional services, professional fees, consultancy or work similar to those listed in the last 12 months Description Amount Revenue spend on professional fees £5,832,686 Revenue spend on consultancy £464,961 Revenue spend on … Continue reading

Supported Living Data

This request seeks to collect data for individuals living in Supported Living and Residential Care settings with Learning Disabilities (LD) and should include those with Learning Disabilities and Autism.  We are not asking for information related to those with only … Continue reading

Paying for care numbers and assessments – 2020

1. In 2020, how many people contacted you for information on how to pay for care? From our preliminary assessment, we estimate that compliance with this request would exceed the appropriate costs limit under section 12 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 which is £450 or 18 … Continue reading

Community Investment Levy

1 .For the financial year 2018, 2019, 2020 how much Community Investment Levy (CIL) income, per year, did the County Council receive. Please split this per year as detailed  Please see the table below: Year Total CIL income received from … Continue reading

Local Government Pension Scheme

Please provide an answer to the following questions regarding the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) fund you administer. (i) Is the fund invested directly or indirectly, through owning shares or through pools, trackers, investment in funds or through being part … Continue reading

Early Years Funding

Local Authority funding for free entitlement for two, three and four-year-olds Financial year 2020/21 1. Did you have any underspend or overspend in the early years block in 2020/21?  There was an underspend in the Early Years Block for 2020/21. 2. … Continue reading

Adult Social Care Charges

1. A copy of your most recent compliance with the public sector equality duty, regarding the impact of charging adults in need for the non-residential care and support they receive under the Care Act 2014, in accordance with s.149 Equality … Continue reading

Business Expense Management Process

Please can you provide the following information:  1. Name, position and email address of the staff responsible for the council’s staff purchase/expense cards. Bradley Hutton; Principal Accountant – Revenue & Payments 2. If an automated business expense management is in … Continue reading