Expenses/Expenditure

Reference: 13011

Date Added: Monday, May 13, 2013

Category: Finance

Disclosure Details

Question

 

1. The total amount spent on taxis by the office of Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner since 16 November 2012 and details of these journeys.

2. The cost of the most expensive taxi journey taken by Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner or a member of their office and the details and purpose of this journey.

3. The total amount spent by the office of Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner on hiring vehicles for the PCC/ Members of OPCC staff since 16 November 2012 and the make and model of the vehicles hired.

4. The details of any journeys made by the PCC/Members of OPCC that necessitated a driver/chauffeur; including cost, mileage, hours, destination, purpose; and the reason this was needed.

 

Answer

 

1. Under Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, we are not required to provide information if it is already reasonably accessible to you. The information you have requested regarding the amount spent on Taxis by the OPCC is available on our website at www.gwent.pcc.police.uk

2. Under Section 21 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, we are not required to provide information if it is already reasonably accessible to you. The information you have requested regarding the amount spent on Taxis by the OPCC is available on our website at www.gwent.pcc.police.uk

3. None

4.

1. Date of Meeting: 3rd December 2012
Cost: £120
Mileage: 300
Hours: 12
Destination: Home Office, London
Purpose: Launch Event for Police and Crime Commissioners
Reason Needed: Booked to transport the Commissioner to London. The Commissioner since decided that he
would prefer to travel by train to meetings held in London.

2. Date of Meeting: 22nd March 2013
Cost: £60
Mileage: 21.2
Hours: 6
Destination: Caerphilly Castle
Purpose: Mayors Evening Gala
Reason Needed: Working/Social Occasion

3. Date of Meeting: 23rd April 2013
Cost: £60
Mileage: 28.4
Hours: 6
Destination: Three Salmons, Usk
Purpose: Newport and Usk Vale Lions Club Dinner
Reason Needed: Working/Social Occasion