FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

17 February 2022

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act to request the following information for your council area, please. 

  • All the information on the number of reported dog noise nuisances in your council area which are related to barking/general noise from the last 5 calendar years, please. If data from the last 5 calendar years is not possible, would it be possible to share data from the last 2 calendar years instead, please?
  • Please could you provide the information within an excel document, split by area, and date.

East Herts Council Response

11 March 2022

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

We do not record information specifically as dogs barking but we enclose a report for Animal noise the majority of which will be for dogs


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.

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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.