FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

29 March 2022

Please kindly send to me, at the email address below, all recorded information that the local authority holds regarding its outsourcing of the provision of pre-paid debit cards in the financial years 2020/21 and 2021/22 and its current and planned outsourcing of the provision of pre-paid debit cards in 2022/23 and future financial years.

Such information should include all recorded information regarding: -

  1. the local authority’s outsourcing of the provision of pre-paid debit cards for the use by staff, volunteers, council tax payers service users;

 

  1. the ways in which the local authority uses pre-paid debit cards;

 

  1. the full name(s) of any outsourced service provider(s) supplying the local authority;

 

  1. the contract(s) with any outsourced service provider(s) supplying the local authority;

 

  1. the date(s) on which contract(s) with outsourced service provider(s) expire;

 

  1. the total fees paid by the local authority, or budgeted to be paid, by supplier, for each of the financial years requested above;

 

  1. the number of pre-paid debit card users the local authority had, or anticipates having, for each of the financial years listed above;

 

  1. the tendering process, or other procurement method, under which the outsourced contract(s) were awarded;

 

  1. the tendering process, or other procurement method, under which the service will be re-contracted; and

 

  1. the date on which the process referred to in (h), for the re-contracting of the outsourced service, will commence.

 

  1. the name and email address of the person within the local authority who has responsibility for the authority’s management and provision of pre-paid debit cards.


East Herts Council Response

31 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 use prepaid cards 

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

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.