Home About the council Freedom of Information Publication scheme The publication scheme commits us to regularly publish information that helps explain how we work and how we spend money. Types of information we publishOur publication scheme sets out the types of information we publish. Most of the information is available on this website and can be found using the search facility. If you can’t find what you’re looking for online then you can make an information request.We publish information about:Who we are and what we doOrganisational information, locations and contacts, constitutional and legal governance.What we spend and how we spend itFinancial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, tendering, procurement and contracts.What our priorities are and how we are doingStrategy and performance information, plans, assessments, inspections and reviews.How we make decisionsPolicy proposals and decisions. Decision-making processes, procedures and consultations.Our policies and proceduresCurrent written protocols for delivering our services, functions and responsibilities.Lists and registersInformation held in the registers required by law and other lists and registers relating to the functions of the authority.Services we provideAdvice and guidance, booklets and leaflets, transactions and media releases. A description of the services offered.The types of information will generally not include:Information that we cannot share by law, is exempt under the Freedom of Information act, or is otherwise properly considered to be protected from disclosure.Information in draft form.Information that is no longer readily available as it has been archived or is difficult to access for similar reasons.Making an information requestIf you can’t find the information you’re looking for on this website, email email@example.com to make a request. See making a Freedom of Information request.We aim to provide information from the publication scheme within 5 working days.Where printed formats are available at specific locations you can visit and ask to see the information.CostsWe make a wide range of pre-printed information available for free, but we do charge for some larger documents.Where information is printed off or copied for any enquiry we reserve the right to make a reasonable copying charge. Usually when the document is over 10 pages or more than one copy is requested. Help us improve this page Hide content Was this page helpful? Yes It was helpful, but Please select a reasonthere's a broken link it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other No Please select a reasonit didn't answer my question it's not detailed enough it's hard to understand it's incorrect it's outdated it's too long Other Details Email address We’ll only use this to ask for more detail if we need to.