Cigarette butts – Fixed Penalty Notices per local authority in England

Naomi made this Freedom of Information request to Cherwell District Council

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Dear Cherwell 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

Dear Cherwell District Council,

I was hoping to hear back regarding my FOI request dated 19/6/19.
If you can get back to me as soon as possible, that would be great.

Thanks

Yours faithfully,
Naomi Davies.

Dear Cherwell District Council,

I was hoping to hear back regarding my FOI request dated 19/6/19.
If you can get back to me as soon as possible, that would be great.

Yours sincerely,

Naomi

Dear Cherwell District Council,

Just finding out when I ame xpected to hear as the official deadline has passed.

Yours faithfully,

Naomi

Dear Cherwell District Council,

When will I hear back as the official deadline has passed and I am putting together the data.

Yours faithfully,

Naomi

Dear Cherwell District Council,

I need to know if I am going to hear back regarding my request. If not, I am going to have to exclude you from the study.

Thanks,

Yours faithfully,

Naomi

CherwellFOI, Cherwell District Council

Dear Naomi,

Unfortunately, we do not appear to have received your request.

If you could resend this to us at [email address] and advise when and how this original request was submitted, I will arrange for this to be looked into and for your request to be considered.

Kind regards

Sarah Smith

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Dear Sarah,

Oh right okay I sent it 19 June so it's way overdue. As I have received all my data, would you be able to have this in a quick turnaround.

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 sincerely,

Naomi Aharony

Dear Sarah,

I hope you received my last email. When will I hear back, as I am now finalising all the data and would like to sign it off.

Yours sincerely,

Naomi

CherwellFOI, Cherwell District Council

Dear Naomi

I forwarded your request to the relevant service area last week and have chased this up just now.

I will come back to you as soon as I hear back.

Kind regards

Sarah

Sarah Smith (previously Watson)
Access & Disclosure Officer
Legal & Governance Services
Oxfordshire County Council
2nd Floor County Hall
New Road
Oxford
OX1 1ND

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Dear Sarah,

Okay thanks very much for letting me know.

Yours sincerely,

Naomi

CherwellFOI, Cherwell District Council

Our reference: CDC FOI 0175 FOI

 

Dear Naomi

 

Thank you for your request of 08 August 2019, in which you asked for
information relating to Fixed Penalty Notices.

 

Please see below the answers to your questions

 

1. How many Fixed Penalty Notices has your council handed out in 2018 for
the littering of cigarette butts? = 6

2. How much is your FPN for littering cigarette butts? = £75, reduced to
£50 if paid within 7 days of the FPN being issued

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? All paid
within the time frame.

 

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Yours faithfully

 

 

Caroline Croghan

Management Support Officer

PA to Ed Potter

Environmental Services

Cherwell District Council

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