Language Services



Request detail: 

Dear Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service,

I wish to make an FOI request. Please provide me with the following information for the financial years 2020/21, 2021/22, 2022/23.

All expenditure made by your organisation, in every facet of its operations and purview, on translation, interpretation, and language services.

Please provide the aggregated total spent by your organisation and then, if possible, please provide this broken down by particular function for which the service was carried out.


Response detail: 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request. Please see below Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service expenditure for Translation, Interpretation and language services costs..


2020/21 = £65.00 – Translation – Spanish / English

2021/22 = 0

2022/23 = 0

Reasonable Adjustments

2020/21 = £113.75 – Translation – Welsh/English

2021/22 = 0

2022/23 = 0

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Information Released: 



Friday, 29 December, 2023


Monday, 22 January, 2024