FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

08 October 2021

1.       How many commercial buildings were listed as empty or vacant in your local authority area in 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017? Please provide data broken down by year, for example:

Year

Number of commercial buildings listed as empty or vacant in your local authority area

2021

 

2020

 

2019

 

2018

 

2017

 

 

2.       How many retail units were listed as empty or vacant in in your local authority area in 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017? Please provide data broken down by year, for example:

Year

Number of retail units listed as empty or vacant in in your local authority area

2021

 

2020

 

2019

 

2018

 

2017

 

 

3.       How many office units were listed as empty or vacant in in your local authority area in 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 2017? Please provide data broken down by year, for example:

Year

Number of office units listed as empty or vacant in in your local authority area

2021

 

2020

 

2019

 

2018

 

2017

 

 



East Herts Council Response

04 November 2021

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

Please find attached a spreadsheet listing the empty properties within our authority by financial period..

We have included the property descriptions ascribed by the Valuation Office to assist in identifying the properties and property type / category.

Which category the properties fall into would be down to interpretation.

Each tab is for the different financial period.

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.