Cigarette butts – Fixed Penalty Notices per local authority in England

Naomi made this Freedom of Information request to South Kesteven District Council

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Dear South Kesteven 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

Customer Services, South Kesteven District Council

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Customer Services, South Kesteven District Council

Dear Naomi

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Information Request

Reference No: 1580573

Thank you for your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 dated 19 June 2019. A summary of your request is as follows:

Request Summary

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 FPNs have not been paid within the allocated time frame and subsequently gone to court for littering cigarette butts in 2018?

Our response is:

1. 251

2. £100

3. 49

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Further information about freedom of information is also available from the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Telephone: 0303 123 1113

Website: www.ico.org.uk

Yours sincerely

Anne-Marie Coulthard

Head of Environmental

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