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Prices for Various Council Services

Requested on
Wed 25th January, 2012
Reference
FOI 1656
Resolution
Information provided

Question

1. Please list the council charge in Jan 2012, January 2011, and January 2010 for each of the following:
the price per day and per term of a school meal
single adult burial
cremation fee
parking for one hour in the street, for the cheapest and most expensive locations
parking for two hours in a car park, for the cheapest and most expensive locations
the average rent per month of Band D council property
social care for elderly or disabled person – per visit (per 15 minute visit)
family swim ticket at a local pool
transport to school by school bus per week
rubbish removal of large items from kerbside
removal of green waste - where fees are charged for bags please include this information
transport to a day care centre
meals on wheels per meal
hiring a football pitch/sports field – per session
pest control call out charge (if there are varying charges for this service please provide all available)
the cost of borrowing a CD from the library for one week
the fine for returning a library book one week late

2. If possible, please indicate the charge for the services listed in question 1 after April 2012, if you already have plans to alter them.

Answer

1. Please list the council charge in January 2012, January 2011, and January 2010 for each of the following:

·           the price per day and per term of a school meal – Leicestershire County Council service

·           single adult burial 

       2012 - Resident of Loughborough £340/Non resident £680

       2011-  Resident of Loughborough £321/Non resident £642

       2010 - Resident of Loughborough £315/Non resident £630

·           cremation fee  - A private firm runs the Crematorium / This information is not held

·           parking for one hour in the street, for the cheapest and most expensive locations -  No paid street parking within Charnwood

·           parking for two hours in a car park, for the cheapest and most expensive locations
Parking prices in Council owned car parks (except Browns Lane for non leisure users)
January 2012         2 hours £1.50
January 2011         2 hours £1.50
January 2010         2 hours £1.50
Parking price for non leisure users at Browns Lane car park
January 2012          2 hours £3.00
January 2011          2 hours £3.00
January 2010          2 hours £3.00
*Please note these prices are higher to ensure that there are adequate spaces are available for leisure users

·           the average rent per month of Band D council property –
2012 – £66.50,
2011 - £61.26,
2010 - £59.63

·           social care for elderly or disabled person – per visit (per 15 minute visit) – Leicestershire County Council service

·           family swim ticket at a local pool 
2012 - £7.75
2011 - £7.75 (Increase includes change in VAT to 20%)
2010 - ££7.25

·           transport to school by school bus per week – Leicestershire County Council service

·           rubbish removal of large items from kerbside - Bulky Waste Items - up to 9 items (in lots of 3) are taken free, thereafter £15 for up to 3 items (Price has remained the same since 2010)

·           removal of green waste - where fees are charged for bags please include this information - Garden Waste Bin Scheme costs £15 per annum if paid by Direct Debit, £26 if paid on an invoice. (Price has remained the same since 2010)

·           transport to a day care centre – Leicestershire County Council service

·           meals on wheels per meal – Leicestershire County Council service

·           hiring a football pitch/sports field – per session:
2012 - £38.40 including changing facilities
2011 - £36.20 including changing facilities
2010 - £35.50 including changing facilities

·           pest control call out charge (if there are varying charges for this service please provide all available) – Please see attached document for details

·           the cost of borrowing a CD from the library for one week – Leicestershire County Council service

·           the fine for returning a library book one week late – Leicestershire County Council service

2. If possible, please indicate the charge for the services listed in question 1 after April 2012, if you already have plans to alter them. – No prices yet agreed for 2012/13

If you would like me to forward your request on to Leicestershire County Council please let me know.

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