# Allotments

- Requested on
- Tue 15th April, 2014
- Reference
- FOI 4261
- Resolution
- Information provided

## Question

1. How many applications did your council made to the Secretary of State for the disposal of allotment sites in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012, (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date?

2. How many applications has your council had accepted by the Secretary of State for the disposal of allotment sites in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012 (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date?

3. How many allotment a) sites and b) plots do you have in total currently?

4. How many allotment a) sites and b) plots did you have in total in May 2010?

5. How many people have been added to the waiting list for an allotment plot in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012, (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date?

6. How many people have been allocated an allotment each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012, (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date?

7. What is the a) average length of time b) the longest length of time that a person has been on a waiting list for an allotment in your local authority?

### Answer

1. How many applications did your council made to the Secretary of State for the disposal of allotment sites in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012, (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date? None

2. How many applications has your council had accepted by the Secretary of State for the disposal of allotment sites in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012 (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date? None

3. How many allotment a) sites 9 and b) plots do you have in total currently ? 287 full plots, however many are now split into halves or more

4. How many allotment a) sites 9 and b) plots did you have in total in May 2010? 287 full plots, however many are now split into halves or more

5. How many people have been added to the waiting list for an allotment plot in each of the following years: (a) 2010, (b) 2011, (c) 2012, (d) 2013 and (e) 2014 to date? This information is not held, we do not have a breakdown per year. Approx. 150 people currently on waiting list.

6. How many people have been allocated an allotment each of the following years: (a) 2010 20 , (b) 2011 25 , (c) 2012 53 , (d) 2013 40 and (e) 2014 to date? 42

7. What is the a) average length of time 2 – 3 years depending on the plots requested b) the longest length of time that a person has been on a waiting list for an allotment in your local authority? Information not held