Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, I request that you provide me with the following information:
1. The number of local authority-commissioned refuge places in your local authority area in each of the following financial years: 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14.
2. The total number of refuge accommodation places available at any one time (whether commissioned by the local authority or funded from elsewhere) in your local authority, in each of the following financial years: 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2013/14.
I would prefer to receive this information electronically.
If my request is denied in whole or in part, I ask that you justify all deletions by reference to specific exemptions of the Act. I will also expect you to release all non-exempt material. I reserve the right to appeal your decision to withhold any information or to charge excessive fees.
With reference to your Freedom of Information request, the responses to your enquiries are as follows:
1. We have no Local commissioned refuge spaces in our area for years 2009/10, 2010/11, 2012/13, 2013/14
2. No refuge spaces available in our Local Authority.