Cigarette butts – Fixed Penalty Notices per local authority in England

Naomi made this Freedom of Information request to Oxford City Council

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Dear Oxford City 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

freedomofinformation, Oxford City Council

Dear Naomi,

Thank you for your email below. Your request was received on 19th June 2019 and you will be sent a response within 20 working days (of receipt) in accordance with the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Yours sincerely

Kathryn Winfield
Freedom of Information Officer 

Kathryn Winfield | Freedom of Information Officer | Oxford City Council | Law and Governance |
St. Aldate's Chambers | Oxford | OX1 1DS | Email: [email address] | T: 01865 252007
My working days are Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays

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freedomofinformation, Oxford City Council

Dear Naomi,
 
Further to the acknowledgement below, I can respond to your FOI request
received on 19th June 2019 as follows:
 
1. For the period January to December 2018 there were no FPNs issued for
depositing cigarettes.
2. During this period the FPN cost was £80 reduced to £55 if paid within
10 days
3. Not applicable
 
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Yours sincerely
 
Kathryn Winfield
Freedom of Information Officer 
 
Kathryn Winfield | Freedom of Information Officer | Oxford City Council |
Law and Governance |
St. Aldate's Chambers | Oxford | OX1 1DS | Email: [email address]
| T: 01865 252007
My working days are Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays
 
 

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