Official information request details
Could you provide the statistics of:
- How many inspections have been carried out of a) establishments and b) homes in respect of sections 24 to 29 of the Prostitution Reform Act from 2003 until 2019, by year? To avoid doubt, these are inspections of licensed brothels or home-based sex work to ensure that Health and Safety standards are adhered to.
- Can you provide statistics on how many investigations or prosecutions of breaches of health and safety have resulted from the above inspections for the same period, by year
- Of the number of investigations, please provide data on what proportion of investigations and prosecutions relate to owner-operators versus licensed brothel