Freedom of information request response - 05910

FOI request

FOI ID number
  1. Whether you have introduced any Public Spaces Protection Orders since June 2017. If so, please include the text of these PSPOs. Please state whether you have plans to introduce a PSPO in the near future.
  2. Please provide the number of fines and prosecutions issued for the offence of violation of a PSPO, in the year 2018. Please if possible give the offences for which the fines/prosecutions were issued. If you have used dispersal powers contained in a PSPO, please include any statistics on how these powers have been used.
  3. Please provide the number of CPNs issued in the years: November 2016 - October 2017 November 2017- October 2018
  4. Please where possible provide the text/subject of these CPNs.
  5. Please provide the number of fines issued by your authority for the offence of littering in the year 2018.
  6. Please state whether you contract a private company for the issuing of fines for PSPOs or littering. If so, please state the company and the contract arrangements.
  7. Please give the number of fines/warnings issued for fly posting in 2018, and whether any of these have been issued to political/charitable/religious/community groups.

Our response

  1. None.
  2. Dog Not on a Lead = 2 Fixed Penalty Notices issued Dog Exclusion = 1 Fixed Penalty Notice issued Dog Fouling = 2 Fixed Penalty Notices issued. 1 of these is unpaid so they are being prosecuted.
  3. November 2016 – October 2017 = 0 issued. November 2017 – October 2018 = 0 issued.
  4. N/A
  5. Littering Fixed Penalty Notices issued in 2018 = 4. However 2 were withdrawn.
  6. None.
  7. None.
Response date
08 February 2019