Fines for dog control

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Dear Blaenau Gwent Council,

I would like to know about any fines you have issued for the violation of 'dog control orders', particularly since the introduction of your new dog control orders on 3 January.

To make my request clear, I would like to know:

1. The total number of fines for 'dog control' issued in 2011. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

2. The number of fines for 'dog control' issued since January 2012. Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

- Whether any of these fines issued since January 2012 have been cancelled. Specifically, whether you have cancelled the fine issued to Kristian Morgan: http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/south-...

3. The total cost to the council of setting up these new dog control areas. (Please break down these costs into component parts - signs, advertisement, enforcement, etc).

Yours faithfully,

Josie Appleton

Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

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> From: [FOI #111190 email]
> Sent: Monday, 26 March 2012 18:48:47
> To: [Blaenau Gwent Council request email]
> CC:
> Subject: Freedom of Information request - Fines for dog control
>
>
> Dear Blaenau Gwent Council,
>
> I would like to know about any fines you have issued for the
> violation of 'dog control orders', particularly since the
> introduction of your new dog control orders on 3 January.
>
> To make my request clear, I would like to know:
>
> 1. The total number of fines for 'dog control' issued in 2011.
> Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.
>
> 2. The number of fines for 'dog control' issued since January 2012.
> Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.
>
> - Whether any of these fines issued since January 2012 have been
> cancelled. Specifically, whether you have cancelled the fine issued
> to Kristian Morgan:
> http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/south-...
> 2012/02/23/dog-owner-angry-at-75-fine-for-walking-in-new-nantyglo-control-
> zone-91466-30377738/#ixzz1oM0VXI6T
>
> 3. The total cost to the council of setting up these new dog
> control areas. (Please break down these costs into component parts
> - signs, advertisement, enforcement, etc).
>
> Yours faithfully,
>
> Josie Appleton
>
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Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council

1 Attachment

Ms. Appleton,  I attach a list and respobses from the Environmental
Healtgh Section for your iattention .  In respect of   your request in
respect of the named individual this would be considered as exempt
information in accordance with S.40 of the Freedom of Information  Act  as
it is personal information .  This would have to be pursued directly with
Environmental Health. in addition in relation to Q3 the cost of signage
for Education is £1320  and Leisure £2,803.          Alwyn
Holland               
 
           

Please find below the answers that I am able to supply to you for you to
formulate the response to the FOI.

 

1. The total number of fines for 'dog control' issued in 2011.Please
provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

     

Please refer to the attached document.

 

2. The number of fines for 'dog control' issued since January 2012. Please
provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

 

 Please refer to the attached document.

    

- Whether any of these fines issued since January 2012 have been
cancelled. Specifically, whether you have cancelled the fine issued to
Kristian Morgan:
[1]http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/south-...
control-zone-91466-30377738/#ixzz1oM0VXI6T

 

     

3. The total cost to the council of setting up these new dog control
areas.(Please break down these costs into component parts- signs,

    advertisement, enforcement, etc).

 

Adhesive signs purchased by Environmental Health total cost £360

 

 

 

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 From: [FOI #111190 email]

 Sent: Monday, 26 March 2012 18:48:47

 To: [Blaenau Gwent Council request email]

 CC:

 Subject: Freedom of Information request - Fines for dog control

 

 

      Dear Blaenau Gwent Council,

     

      I would like to know about any fines you have issued for the

      violation of 'dog control orders', particularly since the

      introduction of your new dog control orders on 3 January.

     

      To make my request clear, I would like to know:

     

      1. The total number of fines for 'dog control' issued in 2011.

      Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

     

      2. The number of fines for 'dog control' issued since January 2012.

      Please provide a monthly breakdown of these figures.

     

      - Whether any of these fines issued since January 2012 have been

      cancelled. Specifically, whether you have cancelled the fine issued

      to Kristian Morgan:

      http://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/south-...

 2012/02/23/dog-owner-angry-at-75-fine-for-walking-in-new-nantyglo-control-

 zone-91466-30377738/#ixzz1oM0VXI6T

     

      3. The total cost to the council of setting up these new dog

      control areas. (Please break down these costs into component parts

      - signs, advertisement, enforcement, etc).

     

      Yours faithfully,

     

      Josie Appleton

     

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      Please use this email address for all replies to this request:

      [FOI #111190 email]

     

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