Littering and Fly-tipping

Ellen Blacow made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Elmstead Parish Council as part of a batch sent to 294 authorities

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Roedd y cais yn rhannol lwyddiannus.

Dear Elmstead Parish Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

Could you please answer the following questions with regards to Littering and Fly-tipping in your area - thank you!

Littering:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost of a littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)?
2. How many FPNs did you issue for littering?
3. How many FPNs for littering were paid for each year over the last 5 years?
4. How many council complaints have you had for littering?
5. How many employees do you have that litter pick and how has this number changed over the last 5 years?
6. How many journalist inquiries regarding litter picking have you received over the last 5 years?
7. How many staff members were furloughed during 2020 and 2021?

Fly-tipping:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost for a Fly-tipping FPN?
2. How many fly-tipping FPN have you issued for each year over the last 5 years?
3. How much money was collected from FPNs for Fly-tipping each year for the last 5 years?
4. How many reports/complaints on fly-tipping did you receive for the above time frame?
5. What is the cost to the council to rectify fly-tipping offences?

Thank you so much,
Ellen Blacow

Elmstead Parish Council

Dear Ellen

Please see my responses in red below. In most cases it is Tendring
District Council who the questions would be more relevant for.

Kind regards

Angela Baxter
Clerk to Elmstead Parish Council
Telephone 07907 610381

On 16/04/2021 17:49, Ellen Blacow wrote:

Dear Elmstead Parish Council,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

Could you please answer the following questions with regards to Littering and Fly-tipping in your area - thank you!

Littering:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost of a littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)? We don't issue these as a Parish Council
2. How many FPNs did you issue for littering? 0
3. How many FPNs for littering were paid for each year over the last 5 years? 0
4. How many council complaints have you had for littering? I pass on complaints to Tendring District Council.
5. How many employees do you have that litter pick and how has this number changed over the last 5 years? 1 - this has stayed the same
6. How many journalist inquiries regarding litter picking have you received over the last 5 years? 0
7. How many staff members were furloughed during 2020 and 2021? 0

Fly-tipping:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost for a Fly-tipping FPN? We don't issue these as a Parish Council

2. How many fly-tipping FPN have you issued for each year over the last 5 years? 0

3. How much money was collected from FPNs for Fly-tipping each year for the last 5 years? £0

4. How many reports/complaints on fly-tipping did you receive for the above time frame? I pass on complaints to Tendring District Council.
5. What is the cost to the council to rectify fly-tipping offences? £0 It is Tendring District Council which is responsible for collecting fly tipping

Thank you so much,
Ellen Blacow

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