Freedom of Information Request

Contraception documentary

Received: 13 February 2023

Dear Council Officer,
Under the Freedom of information Act 2000, I would like to request the following information below. It is in relation to a Channel 4/Finestripe documentary on contraceptive services.

Request 1:
* Please provide the number of sites commissioned by your local authority, or a provider sub-contracted by your local authority, to deliver contraceptive services for each of the last 10 financial years (2013/14 - 2022/23). *If figures for 2022/23 are not yet available, please provide plans for this financial year.
o If your organisation has taken a decision to reduce the number of sites, please provide the reason why this decision was taken.
Request 2:
* Please confirm or deny whether the local authority stipulates and/or monitors waiting time requirements in contracts with (a) general practice and (b) sexual and reproductive health services for appointments for the fitting of IUDs/IUSs.
o If confirm, please release corresponding data on (i) average waiting times and (ii) the longest waiting time in the most recent year for which figures are available.

Outcome / Documents

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