FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

22 March 2022

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information from East Hertfordshire.

Please could you confirm how many households pay Council Tax to the local authority and how many of these do not pay by Direct Debit?

East Herts Council Response

13 April 2022

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

At 19.03.2022

No of Households         65,375

Direct Debit                  51,585

Non Direct Debit           13,790


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.