Dear Blaby District Council,

Could you answer the following questions please?

1. Which department is responsible for enforcing against Littering?
2. Do you use a private company to enforce against Littering?
3. If you answered yes to question 2, could you confirm the name of the private company?
4. What is the full price of a Littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)?
5. Do you have a discounted price for a littering FPN and if yes, how long is the discounted period? e.g. The FPN will be discounted to £50 if paid within 10 days.
6. How many FPNs did you issue for littering in 2018?
7. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were paid?
8. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were prosecuted for failing to pay the FPN?
9. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were for smoking-related materials e.g. Cigarette butts, rolled up cigarettes or Cigars?
10. Could you confirm which department is responsible for enforcing against Dog Fouling?
11. Do you use a private company to enforce against Dog Fouling?
12. If you answered yes to question 11, could you confirm the name of the private company?
13. What is the legislation you enforce Dog Fouking under? e.g. Dog Control Order, fouling of land act or PSPO etc.
14. How many FPNs did you issue for Dog Fouling in 2018?
15. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were paid?
16. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were prosecuted for failing to pay the FPN?
17. Do you enforce against any other Dog Control Orders or PSPO’s that are dog related?
18. What is the full price of a Dog Fouling FPN?
19. Do you have a discounted price for a Dog Fouling FPN and if yes, how long is the discounted period? e.g. The FPN will be discounted to £50 if paid within 10 days.
20. How many Parks do you have within the local authority boundary
21. If you have answered yes to questions 2 and 11, could you confirm the contract end date?

Yours faithfully,

Mr G Brady

Emily Henderson, Blaby District Council

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Dear Mr G Brady,

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Emily Henderson, Blaby District Council

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Dear Mr G Brady,

Freedom of Information Request – FOI-19-54

Please find enclosed a response to your request for information, which was
received on 12/01/2019, and has been dealt with under the Freedom of
Information Act 200 (“the Act”).

1. Which department is responsible for enforcing against Littering? –
Environmental Health

2. Do you use a private company to enforce against Littering? – No

3. If you answered yes to question 2, could you confirm the name of the
private company? – Not Applicable

4. What is the full price of a Littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)? -
£150

5. Do you have a discounted price for a littering FPN and if yes, how long
is the discounted period? - The FPN will be discounted to £100 if paid
within 10 days.

6. How many FPNs did you issue for littering in 2018? – 7

7. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were paid? – 7
8. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were prosecuted for failing
to pay the FPN? – 0

9. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were for smoking-related
materials e.g. Cigarette butts, rolled up cigarettes or Cigars? – 4
10. Could you confirm which department is responsible for enforcing
against Dog Fouling? - Animal Services

11. Do you use a private company to enforce against Dog Fouling? – No

12. If you answered yes to question 11, could you confirm the name of the
private company? – Not Applicable

13. What is the legislation you enforce Dog Fouking under? - Anti Social
Behaviour, Crime & Policing Act

14. How many FPNs did you issue for Dog Fouling in 2018? – 0
15. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were paid? - Not
Applicable

16. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were prosecuted for
failing to pay the FPN? – Not Applicable

17. Do you enforce against any other Dog Control Orders or PSPO’s that are
dog related? Not for fouling – Yes

18. What is the full price of a Dog Fouling FPN? - £100

19. Do you have a discounted price for a Dog Fouling FPN and if yes, how
long is the discounted period? - The FPN will be discounted to £60 if paid
within 10 days.

20. How many Parks do you have within the local authority boundary – We do
not hold this information

21. If you have answered yes to questions 2 and 11, could you confirm the
contract end date? – Not Applicable

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