FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

11 February 2022

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information:


1.            How many bids did you submit for Round 1 Levelling Up Funding, by the deadline of midday 18 June 2021?

2.            How many of these bids submitted for Round 1 Levelling Up Funding were rejected?

3.            For each bid:

·         Was it an individual bid, package bid or joint bid with another LA

·         If joint bid please specify the other LA / LAs

·         If joint bid which LA was the lead LA?

·         What was the value of capital grant being requested from the UK Government (Section 3c of the Levelling Up Fund Application Form)?

·         How much of the bid was themed as Transport / Regeneration and Town Centre / Cultural (Section 3d of the Levelling Up Fund Application Form)? Please express these as a percentage, as per the application form.

·         Was the bid formally supported by an MP as a priority bid (Section 4.1a of the Levelling Up Fund Application Form)? If so, which MP and constituency?

·         Was the bid given “wider MP (non-priority MP support)” as described in Levelling Up Technical Note, Table 1 - Stakeholder Engagement and Support? If so, which MP or MPs and constituency/constituencies?


East Herts Council Response

11 February 2022

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

We have not made any bids for this fund.

If you are unsatisfied with the way the Council has handled your request please let us know in the first instance so that an internal review can be carried out. Additionally,  If you have any queries 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.