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Sent: Thursday, January 02, 2014 10:33 AM
Subject: RDC FOI Ref: 2717 – Children services

RDC FOI Ref: 2717 – Children services

Dear Mr Mortimer

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Information Request

Your request for information has now been considered. However unfortunately we do not hold the information.

Reasons for non-disclosure

Children Services is a County Council function not District

North Yorkshire County Council

County Hall


North Yorkshire


Tel: 0845 8 72 73 74

Fax: 01609 532009

I apologise that your request cannot be met but if you have any further information needs in the future then please contact me.

If you are dissatisfied with this response, and believe Richmondshire District Council has not complied with legislation, please ask for an internal review
Please quote reference RDC FOI Ref: 2717 – Children services

You may apply directly to the Information Commissioner for a decision. Generally, the ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints procedure provided by the Council.

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane




Telephone: 01625 545 700

The information provided in response to your request is copyright Richmondshire District Council unless otherwise endorsed. Granting access to this information under the Freedom of Information Act does not permit you to re-use the information provided for commercial purposes, for photocopying or reproduction in any form.

If you wish to re-use the information you need to apply for a Licence. You can do this on line at or by writing to Business Support Team Leader, Richmondshire District Council, Swale House, Frenchgate, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4JE, Tel: 01748 828713, Email: You may be required to pay a fee or comply with conditions for permitted re-use.

Yours sincerely

Sheila Cantrell

Who do local authorities protect children from? 28th December 2013

A change would be in the best interests of children.