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Freedom of Information (FOI) Disclosure Log
The Birmingham City Council disclosure log provides details of the requests for information made to us under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, and the subsequent responses that we feel are of interest to the wider public.
Examples of some previous requests listed below are from 2011-2013/14.
Please note this page will only contain archive material and will not be updated further. If you have any further questions please contact the Corporate Information Governance Team via email at FOI.Mailbox@birmingham.gov.uk
Finance, Expenditure and Governance
Details of requests regarding the expenditure and financial activities of BCC
Service Birmingham Contract
Details of current contract, and schedules in place between Birmingham City Council and Service Birmingham and/or Capita
Children's Social Care and Education
Details of requests regarding the management and activities of BCC Children's social care teams
Adults Social Care and Services
Details of requests regarding the management and activities of BCC Adult's social care teams
Housing and Council Tax
Details of requests regarding the management and activities of BCC Social Housing
Traffic, Highways and Infrastructure
Details of requests regarding the management and activities relating to road/street maintenance, parking, slating/gritting etc
Planning, Development and Environmental Services
Details of requests regarding planning and development in Birmingham and the management and activities relating to rubbish collection, parks and open spaces, and trees management etc
Leisure, Tourism and Council Facilities
Details of requests made regarding BCC facilities and amenities
Weird and Wonderful
Details of some of the more unusual requests received by Birmingham City Council
You can view our previous year responses:
We are also able to provide statistical Information on the Freedom of Information requests made and Birmingham City Council's responses.
As part of the council’s commitment to transparency, assisting the media and effective use of taxpayer money, the Corporate Media Team is now making available copies of answers to frequently asked FOI requests or those on topics of current interest to journalists, where answers have previously been supplied to others. This information can be found on the Birmingham Newsroom website.
If you would like to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act, please visit our main FoI pages, where you will find all of the relevant contact details.