Cigarette butts – Fixed Penalty Notices per local authority in England

Naomi made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Mid Suffolk District Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Mid Suffolk District Council,

I would like to request the following data under the Freedom of Information Act 2000:

1. How many Fixed Penalty Notices has your council handed out in 2018 for the littering of cigarette butts?
2. How much is your FPN for littering cigarette butts?
3. How many FPN’s have not been paid within the allocated time frame, and subsequently gone to court for littering cigarette butts in 2018?

Yours faithfully,

Naomi

BMSDC Data Protection,

Dear Madam,

Thank you for your email.  Before we can proceed with your request we require you to provide us with your full name as required by the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Kind regards,

Data Protection
Tel: 0300 1234000
Email: [email address]
www.babergh.gov.uk  www.midsuffolk.gov.uk
Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils - Working Together
Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 2BX

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Dear BMSDC Data Protection,

My full name is Naomi Davies.

Yours sincerely,

Naomi

Alison Russell,

Dear Madam,

Freedom of Information/Environmental Information Regulations request

Thank you for your request to Mid Suffolk District Council dated 19 Jun 2019.  Your request will be answered within 20 working days.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact us.  Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future communications.

Yours sincerely,

Data Protection
Tel: 0300 1234000 Email: [email address]
www.babergh.gov.uk  www.midsuffolk.gov.uk
Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils - Working Together
Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich, Suffolk  IP1 2BX

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BMSDC Data Protection,

Dear Madam,

We refer to your recent request for information.

Request:

1. How many Fixed Penalty Notices has your council handed out in 2018 for the littering of cigarette butts?
2. How much is your FPN for littering cigarette butts?
3. How many FPN’s have not been paid within the allocated time frame, and subsequently gone to court for littering cigarette butts in 2018?

Response:

1. How many Fixed Penalty Notices has your council handed out in 2018 for the littering of cigarette butts? 0
2. How much is your FPN for littering cigarette butts? £80, reduced to £60 if paid within 10 days
3. How many FPN’s have not been paid within the allocated time frame, and subsequently gone to court for littering cigarette butts in 2018? 0

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Yours sincerely,

Data Protection
Tel: 0300 1234000
Email: [email address]
www.babergh.gov.uk www.midsuffolk.gov.uk
Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils - Working Together
Endeavour House, 8 Russell Road, Ipswich IP1 2BX

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