Dear Inverclyde Council,
This is a freedom of information request.
I seek the following information on Fixed Penalty notices issued by the organisation for dog fouling, litter and fly-tipping over the last three financial years.
Please break the requested information down by year and ward, if possible.
1. The number of Fixed Penalty Notices of each type issued.
2. The number of Fixed Penalty Notices of each type issued that were subsequently paid.
3. The number of Fixed Penalty Notices of each type that were referred to the procurator fiscal for non-payment.
4. The number of Fixed Penalty Notices of each type that were written off without being paid by the recipient.
Additionally, for each financial year, please confirm how many FTE officers in the organisation were authorised to issue these fixed penalty notices.
Please do not supply the requested information in pdf format files. Please supply the requested information in Microsoft Excel format, or CSV format.
I look forward to hearing from you in due course.
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Please find attached and below the information you requested.
In terms of number of Officers - 11 authorised to enforce the legislation. They are not all on duty at the same time.
Maximum of 4 generally on environmental enforcement.
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