FOI request (FOI-74192818)
Requested Mon 30 April 2018
Responded Wed 02 May 2018
I am writing to make an open government request for all the information to which I am entitled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Please send me:
a) A list of high-rise tower blocks, of 18 stories and above, within your authority that have been listed as failing to meet standards following their latest Fire Risk Survey. Please breakdown the list according to whether they are; council owned, housing association or private.
c) The reason(s) given for not meeting standards
If you do not hold all of the information above, and do not have access to it, please provide that which you do.
I would like the above information to be provided to me as electronic copies. Please can I request the information to be laid out in this format:
Name of High-rise
Reason for failing
Council/ Housing Association/ Private
XXXXXXX/ Private: Not Available
Hastings Borough Council does not have any social housing, they were all transferred to 1066 Housing Association (now Optivo) in 1996 as a large scale voluntary transfer (LSVT).
There are 4 tower blocks which are over 18 storeys but they are owned and managed by Optivo:
Four Courts which comprises of:
Bevin Court, Stonehouse Drive, St Leonards, TN38 9DE
Kennedy Court, Stonehouse Drive, St Leonards, TN38 9DH
Churchill Court, Stonehouse Drive, St Leonards, TN38 9DG
Roosevelt Court, Stonehouse Drive, St Leonards, TN38 9DJ
We do not hold information on fire risks assessments for these tower blocks, please contact East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service - www.esfrs.org or Optivo - www.optivo.org.uk
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