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Littering and Fly-tipping

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Dear Caerphilly County Borough 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

WWW: FOI, Caerphilly County Borough Council

1 Atodiad

 
Thank you for your recent FOI / EIR request.  Please find attached an
acknowledgement for this request.

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

WWW: FOI, Caerphilly County Borough Council

2 Atodiad

 

Dear Ms Simons

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

Thank you for your request for information received on 19^th January 2022.
We have considered your request and provide the following information:

 

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)?

 

£100

 

2. How many FPNs did you issue for littering?

 

See attached

 

3. How many FPNs for littering were paid for each year over the last 5
years?

 

See attached

 

4. How many council complaints have you had for littering?

 

See attached

 

5. How many employees do you have that litter pick and how has this number
changed over the last 5 years?

 

The figures below are for Refuse and Cleansing Operatives.  These staff
have varied duties but would include some litter picking as required.

 

2016/17 – 83

2017/18 – 91

2018/19 – 60

2019/20 – 59

2020/21 – 60

 

6. How many journalist inquiries regarding litter picking have you
received over the last 5 years?

 

There has been one request concerning litter picking during the period
where the requester identified themselves as a journalist.

Note that we are not always aware if a request is from a journalist.

 

7. How many staff members were furloughed during 2020 and 2021?

 

No staff have been furloughed

 

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?

 

£300 - £400

 

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

 

See attached

 

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

 

See attached

 

4. How many reports/complaints on fly-tipping did you receive for the
above time frame?

 

See attached

 

5. What is the cost to the council to rectify fly-tipping offences?

 

Costs of fly tipping this depends on the scale of the incident and the
nature of the material discarded, suffice to say it will be more than £100
per incident that includes its collection and disposal.

 

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