FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

03 December 2018

 a) what % of planning applications are succesful?

b) what % of new house & residential extension applications are succesful?



East Herts Council Response

06 December 2018

I am writing to acknowledge your written request for information.

Your request is being considered and you will receive the information requested within the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Freedom of Information Act 2000, subject to the information not being exempt or containing reference to a third party.

The Act defines a number of exemptions, which may prevent release of the information you have requested.  There will be an assessment of your request and if any of the exemption categories apply then the information will not be released.  You will be informed if this is the case, including your rights of appeal.

If the information you request contains reference to a third party then they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or not to release the information to you.  You will be informed if this is the case.

There may be a fee payable for this information, this will be considered and you will be informed if any fees are payable.  In this event the fee must be paid before the information is processed and released.  The 20 working day time limit for the response is suspended until receipt of payment.

If you have any queries about the processing of your request then please do not hesitate to contact me.

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

Your personal details will be held within out Information Request case management system, and only used for the purposes of evaluating and processing your request.

While details of your information request may be published on the council website, your personal details will never be published or released to anyone outside the council unless it is required by the Information Commissioners Office.

Thank you for your request.

 



East Herts Council Response

10 December 2018

I am writing to acknowledge your request for information.

 

From your communication I understand that your request is as follows:a) what % of planning applications are succesful? b) what % of new house & residential extension applications are succesful?

 

 

Unfortunately, I cannot identify the information you have requested from the details you have provided.

To help me meet your request could you please clarify the foillowing details.

Can you indicate a date range that you would like this information from please

You request cannot be processed until this information has been received.

 

Further information explaining the Council"s process for responding to information requests is available in our reception or on our website.

If you have any queries about the processing of your request then please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

It is important that you include the FOI reference number in the subject line of all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.

 

 



Customer

10 December 2018

Good morning & thank you for your e mail.



The date range would be January 2017 until the date today.



Thank you for your help.



With kind regards



Graeme Bowie



From: [email protected]
Sent: 10 December 2018 09:50
To: [email protected]
Subject: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



I am writing to acknowledge your request for information.



From your communication I understand that your request is as follows:a) what
% of planning applications are succesful? b) what % of new house &
residential extension applications are succesful?





Unfortunately, I cannot identify the information you have requested from the
details you have provided.

To help me meet your request could you please clarify the foillowing
details.

Can you indicate a date range that you would like this information from
please

You request cannot be processed until this information has been received.



Further information explaining the Council's process for responding to
information requests is available in our reception or on our website.

If you have any queries about the processing of your request then please do
not hesitate to contact me.



It is important that you include the FOI reference number in the subject
line of all correspondence related to this request.



Thank you for your request.







Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act may
also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.



East Herts Council Response

14 December 2018

Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

 

A) % of Applications successful                        76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful                       63%
% of Residential extension successful     79.5%

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.

 

 

A) % of Applications successful                        76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful                       63%
% of Residential extension successful     79.5%



Customer

14 December 2018

Thank you for your help.



It's very much appreciated.



Regards



Graeme Bowie



From: [email protected]
Sent: 14 December 2018 10:47
To: [email protected]
Subject: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and
the information that we hold is enclosed.



A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request
please do not hesitate to contact me.



Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact
the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/



It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all
correspondence related to this request.



Thank you for your request.





A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%



Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act may
also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.



Customer

17 December 2018

Thank you so much for this really useful information.



I wonder if I could please ask another question?



Could you tell me please what % of planning applications, that are made on
land with no previous use, are approved?



Thank you in advance



With kind regards



Graeme Bowie



From: [email protected]
Sent: 14 December 2018 10:47
To: [email protected]
Subject: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and
the information that we hold is enclosed.



A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request
please do not hesitate to contact me.



Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact
the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/



It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all
correspondence related to this request.



Thank you for your request.





A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%



Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act may
also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.



Customer

10 January 2019

Hello there



Did you manage to find any figures for this at all yet?



Many thanks



Graeme Bowie



From: Graeme Bowie
Sent: 17 December 2018 10:51
To: '[email protected]'
Subject: RE: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



Thank you so much for this really useful information.



I wonder if I could please ask another question?



Could you tell me please what % of planning applications, that are made on
land with no previous use, are approved?



Thank you in advance



With kind regards



Graeme Bowie



From: [email protected]
>
Sent: 14 December 2018 10:47
To: [email protected]

Subject: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



Thank you for your request for information, this has now been processed and
the information that we hold is enclosed.



A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request
please do not hesitate to contact me.



Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact
the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/



It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all
correspondence related to this request.



Thank you for your request.





A) % of Applications successful 76.5%

B) % of New Houses successful 63%
% of Residential extension successful 79.5%



Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act may
also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.



East Herts Council Response

11 January 2019

Your enquiry with regard to undeveloped land was opened as a separate request f18/1420 with a response due by the 17/1/19



Customer

14 January 2019

Thank you for this reply.



From: [email protected]
Sent: 11 January 2019 15:27
To: [email protected]
Subject: [F18/1389] successful planning applications



Your enquiry with regard to undeveloped land was opened as a separate
request f18/1420 with a response due by the 17/1/19



Information Management Team
East Herts Council
www.eastherts.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1279 655261
Wallfields, Pegs Lane, Hertford, SG13 8EQ.

*Please note: Information released under the Freedom of Information Act may
also be published on our website, along with details of the intitial
request.