FOI Request PPP Penalties
Please can you send me the following information in regards to financial penalties imposed by Moray Council to companies under public private partnership (PPP) agreements since 2005. Please include: The name of the company and a short explanation of the terms of the PPP i.e. what it was for. The amount of financial penalty imposed in each case. The reason for the financial penalty. The date the penalty was imposed. The date the penalty was paid.
This information is exempt under Section 36 of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002- Confidentiality; If its disclosure by the authority would constitute a breach of confidence actionable by that or any person. The disclosure of this information would be defamatory and could potentially severely prejudice the commercial interests of the PPP company involved. The release of this information would very likely result in legal action by the company.