Freedom of information response

Farms

Publication date: 
Friday 3 April 2020
Request: 

1. How many farms you own and the total number of acres.

2. The net income or net cost to your local authority of these farms for the financial year 2018/19.

3. Have you sold any farms in the last five years? If so how many, what was the total number of acres and what was the total revenue obtained as proceeds from the sales.

4. How many new housing units have built on farms that you own over the last five years? How many housing units have been granted planning permission

Response: 

1. The council own 2 farms and approximate acreage is 125

2. The farms are leased out

3. No farms have been sold

4. There are no residential properties on the two farms.

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Request reference:
FOI 9903