Football 2016/17

Reference Number: 

20171546
Dates

Request Date: 

Thursday, 31 August, 2017

Response Date: 

Monday, 11 September, 2017

Request Details: 

Could you please tell me for the 2016/17 football season:

  • how much SYP spent policing matches at each of the following clubs, and
  • how much was received from each club towards the cost of policing.

 

Sheffield United Sheffield Wednesday Doncaster Rovers Barnsley FC Rotherham United FC

 

If possible, could you also please tell me how much is budgeted for policing those club's home games this season, and what plans are in place for policing the two Sheffield league derbies (eg number of officers, cost, contribution from clubs).

Exemptions Applied: 

None

SYP Response: 

I contacted the Finance Officer within our Joint Specialist Operations unit for assistance with your request. She has carried out a search for the expenditure and income received from Clubs for the football season 2016/17.  I have been provided with the following

 

CLUB

COST TO POLICE

Money received from Club

Actual cost to SYP

SWFC

433740.57

-234808.86

198931.71

SUFC

166159.28

-170093.1

-3933.82

DRFC

63668.52

-19746.06

43922.46

RUFC

204710.63

-99126.44

105584.19

BFC

232492.05

-133313.61

99178.44

 

1100771.05

-657088.07

443682.98

 

 

 

The Finance Officer advised that the budgets for the current football season are still being finalised, therefore are not held at the moment.

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