# FOI Request - Empty Dwellings

## Request 101000420338

1) The number of Compulsory Purchase Orders issued/made by the local authority in:

a) 2013-14

b) 2014-15

c) 2015-16 so far

2) The number of times a council tax discount was issued for an empty dwelling in:

a) 2013-14

b) 2014-15

c) 2015-16 so far

3) The total amount council tax discounts for empty dwellings amounted to in:

a) 2013-14

b) 2014-15

c) 2015-16 so far

4) The number of times a council tax surcharge was issued for a dwelling empty for more than a year in:

a) 2013-14

b) 2014-15

c) 2015-16 so far

5) The total amount council tax surcharges for dwellings empty over a year amounted to in:

a) 2013-14

b) 2014-15

c) 2015-16 so far

## Response 26-04-2016

1) Nil

2) a) 2115

b) 1065

c) 1058

3) a) £150,727

b) £72,610

c) £77,913

4) a) 0

b) 693

c) 607

5) a) £0

b) £211,312

c) £372,380