FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

09 February 2021

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please list/provide me with:

 

  • The number of full time equivalent staff employed by your local authority in its Planning Department in the financial year 2010-11.
  • The number of full time equivalent staff employed by your local authority in its Planning Department in the financial year 2020-21.
  • The number of planning applications processed by your local authority in the financial year 2010-11.
  • The number of planning applications processed by your local authority in the financial year 2020-21.
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2018-2019
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2019-2020
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2020-2021

 



East Herts Council Response

09 March 2021

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

  • The number of full time equivalent staff employed by your local authority in its Planning Department in the financial year 2010-11.  As at end Mar 2011 - 49.09 FTE
  • The number of full time equivalent staff employed by your local authority in its Planning Department in the financial year 2020-21. As at end Feb 21 – 39.43 FTE
  • The number of planning applications processed by your local authority in the financial year 2010-11.        2221
  • The number of planning applications processed by your local authority in the financial year 2020-21.        2160
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2018-2019
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2019-2020
  • Your spending on consultants to support planning services in the financial year 2020-2021

Full spending disclosures can be found on our website

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/council-spending-reports-2018

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/council-spending-reports-2019

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/council-spending-reports-2020

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/council-spending-reports-2021

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.