Other Categories archive 2016-2017


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  • Bournemouth Borough Council (16 010 363)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Leisure and culture 31-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr B's complaint about the Council's response to nuisance caused by football played in a park opposite his home. It is unlikely he would find fault on the Council's part.

  • Suffolk County Council (16 017 486)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 30-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Ms X's complaint about the Council causing damage to her carpet. Ms X has a legal remedy in court.

  • Sheffield City Council (16 017 258)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 30-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr X's complaint about the Council's handling of his personal data and subject access request. Mr X should complain to the Information Commissioner if he wishes to pursue the matter.

  • Essex County Council (16 017 694)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 29-Mar-2017

    Summary: We will not investigate this complaint about potential fraud. The Ombudsman has previously considered associated complaints from the complainant and the matter is likely to be outside our jurisdiction due to the length of time the complainant has known about the matter. In addition, the Council has considered the complaint and told Mr Y it has no remit to investigate. It is unlikely we can add to what the Council says or find fault in its decision.

  • Bassetlaw District Council (16 012 954)

    Statement Not upheld Land 29-Mar-2017

    Summary: Neither Council is at fault for their consideration of complaints about a reduced flow of water into a watercourse behind the complainant's home.

  • Nottinghamshire County Council (16 012 626)

    Statement Not upheld Land 29-Mar-2017

    Summary: Neither Council is at fault for their consideration of complaints about a reduced flow of water into a watercourse behind the complainant's home.

  • East Riding of Yorkshire Council (16 017 850)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 28-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate Mr X's complaint about the Council causing damage to his property and his request for costs. Mr X has a legal remedy.

  • Runnymede Borough Council (16 017 569)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 28-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman will not investigate this complaint about the Council wrongly sharing the complainant's personal information. This is a matter best dealt with by the Information Commissioner.

  • Royal Borough of Greenwich (16 015 144)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Councillor conduct and standards 27-Mar-2017

    Summary: The Ombudsman cannot investigate Ms M's complaint about the actions of a Councillor and the Council's failure to investigate them. The Councillor does not act on behalf of the Council when she acts as a member of a board of governors. The Council cannot therefore investigate her actions and neither can the Ombudsman.

  • Knowsley Metropolitan Borough Council (16 018 024)

    Statement Closed after initial enquiries Other 27-Mar-2017

    Summary: We will not investigate this complaint that the Council has not provided Ms Y with the information she has requested about parish polls. This is because Ms Y is not caused significant injustice from her complaint and she can complain to the Information Commissioner's Office.

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