FOI 19192

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FOI 19192

Request

1. In respect of each of the years 2015-2021, please confirm what funding has been provided to Stonewall by:

NHS Business Services Authority

2. Please specify whether the funding in 1 above has been in the form of: (a) direct grants for unlimited purposes; (b) direct grants for limited purposes (in that event, stating the purpose); (c) payment for goods or services (specifying the relevant goods and services).

3. Where the funding in 1 above has been by way of payment for goods or services, please specify: (a) what analysis has been conducted to ascertain whether these goods or services meet contractual and/or legal requirements; (b) what contractual or other recourse exists to reclaim in respect of goods or services that are defective, substandard or delivered in contravention of the law; (c) what steps are being taken to seek recourse for any such contractual or legal shortfalls.

4. In respect of the payments referred to in 1 above, please state: (a) What criteria were applied in deciding to make payments by way of direct grants; (b) What tendering process was conducted with regard to provision of goods or services; (c) What alternative suppliers of goods or services were considered.’

Response

Question 1

Please see the attached figures, which include VAT.

Question 2

The NHSBSA has not paid any grants to Stonewall. Payments detailed in answer to in question 1 above were for goods or services.

Question 3

a) None b) This information is not held, that is to say we do not have a contract. When we join the scheme we acknowledge understanding of the terms and conditions (Ts&Cs) of the scheme, which are available at the below web link:

https://www.stonewall.org.uk/terms-and-conditions-membership-diversity-champion

Any recourse to refunds would be provided under English law, as stated at clause 10.5 in the Ts&Cs.

c) None. The NHSBSA has never had reason to seek a refund.

Question 4

a) Not applicable. See question 1. b) None as there aren’t any like for like comparisons on the market c) None as there aren’t any like for like comparisons on the market

Data Queries

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The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 and is subject to NHSBSA copyright. This information is licenced under the terms of the Open Government Licence detailed at: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/

Should you wish to re-use the information you must include the following statement: “NHSBSA Copyright 2021” This information is licenced under the terms of the Open Government Licence:

http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/

Failure to do so is a breach of the terms of the licence.

Information you receive which is not subject to NHSBSA Copyright continues to be protected by the copyright of the person, or organisation, from which the information originated. Please obtain their permission before reproducing any third party (non NHSBSA Copyright) information.

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Last Updated January 5, 2022, 12:12 (UTC)
Created January 4, 2022, 12:43 (UTC)