FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

03 December 2021

To whom it may concern, 


Under the Freedom of Information Act (2000) I respectfully request the following information: 


How many legal disrepair cases from council housing tenants did the council face in: 





By November 30 in 2021/22 


(Legal - anything involving a lawyer/solicitor/claims management company)


As of December 2 2021, how many live disrepair legal cases is the council facing? How many did the council face on the same date in 2016?


Per year, can you please provide a breakdown of the council’s defence costs, paying opposition costs, residents compensation costs. Example attached. 


East Herts Council Response

03 December 2021

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

The council owns no housing stock therefore there is a N/A response to all questions

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

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

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane

Telephone 0303 123 1113


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


Thank you for your request.