Freedom of Information Request

Asbestos Services in Schools

Received: 9 April 2024

I am writing to you under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 to request the following information relating to your property maintenance and servicing spend in schools under the management of your local authority.1.For the state-funded schools within your local authority, can you please provide the spend for the last full available year (stating which one) on asbestos surveying and associated services (e.g. inspection, monitoring and testing, but excluding removal)a.Segmented by management / reinspection vs refurbishment / demolition surveys (if possible)b.Please provide the budget if spend is not available2.How many asbestos surveys did the overall spend relate to (split between Management / reinspection surveys and Refurbishment / demolition)?3.What number (and hence %) of your schools last year received:a.A management / reinspection surveyb.A refurbishment / demolition survey4.With what frequency do you carry out each of these surveys (e.g. annually, every two years, as and when required)?5.Could you provide the number of schools that you manage and the percentage of that contain asbestos?

Outcome / Documents

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