FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

10 August 2021

I am seeking information regarding the Afghan Locally Employed Staff Relocation Scheme. I would be grateful if you could provide me with the following information. 

 

  1. Have you been asked to take part in the Scheme?

 

  1. Have you agreed to take part in the Scheme?

 

If you have agreed to take part in the Scheme, please provide me with the following information: 

 

  1. How many a) individuals b) households have you committed to relocating?

 

  1. How many a) individuals b) households have you relocated to date?

 

  1. Of those who you have committed to relocating, how many are currently residing in temporary accommodation? If possible, please provide a breakdown of the types of temporary accommodation being used (e.g. MOD houses)

 

  1. How many a) 1-bedroom; b) 2-bedroom; c) 3-bedroom; d) 4-bedroom or more, houses/flats have you agreed to provide?

 

  1. Do you currently provide English for Speakers of Other languages (ESOL) support for speakers of Farsi and/or Pashto?

 

  1. Are you commissioning support through a specialist organisation (e.g. Refugee Council)?

 

  1. What engagement have you undertaken with existing Afghan families in your local authority area who have previously taken part in the Scheme?


East Herts Council Response

03 September 2021

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

  • Have you been asked to take part in the Scheme? yes
  • Have you agreed to take part in the Scheme? No

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

For re-use of information and conditions on the use of personal data  please see

https://www.eastherts.gov.uk/about-east-herts-0/information-requests/re-use-council-information

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.