FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

04 March 2021

1.     Has your local authority appointed a chief digital officer or digital director (or equivalent job title responsible for overseeing the organisation’s digital transformation)? 

  

  • Yes 
  • No 
  • Not yet but we are budgeting for the role in the future 

  

2.     If so, what is your budget (or departmental budget)? Can you provide this budget for the previous three years? 

  

3.     Could you outline how much budget was spent on capital vs. operational IT investments in the last financial year? 

  

4.     Could you outline how much budget was spent on ‘subscription IT’ (e.g. SaaS cloud services, application subscriptions, etc.) in the last financial year?   

  

5.     Does your local authority measure employee engagement with digital services? (e.g. conduct a regular staff survey or host meetings to discuss whether employees are set up with the right IT to perform their job roles) 

 

  • Yes – we have done so regularly since 2019 or before 
  • Yes – we have started doing this since the start of 2020 
  • No – but we plan to do so in the next 3-6 months 
  • No 
  • Don’t know 

     

6.     Does your local authority measure employee productivity linked to IT / digital investment? 

 

  • Yes – we have done so regularly since 2019 or before 
  • Yes – we have started doing this since the start of 2020 
  • No – but we plan to do so in the next 3-6 months 
  • No 
  • Don’t know

 



East Herts Council Response

05 March 2021

Freedom of Information Act –  Information Request –

With regard to the following questions

1. No

5. Yes since before 2019

6. No

Further to your Freedom of Information request regarding: Information Technology Q2,3, & 4

This is a function carried out by Stevenage Borough Council as part of a shared services agreement therefore your request should be sent to [email protected]

 Further contact details are: https://eforms.stevenage.gov.uk/ufs/ufsmain?formid=FREEDOM_OF_INFO_REQUEST

Or in writing to:

Legal Services
Stevenage Borough Council,
Daneshill House
Danestrete
Stevenage
Herts
SG1 1HN

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

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.

I apologise that your request cannot be met and should you have any further queries or information needs in the future then please contact me.

 

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

Thank you for your request.