Dear City of York 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

foi@york.gov.uk, City of York Council

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Dear Mr Brady
 
Thank you for your Freedom of Information request received on the 16^th
January.  Please see our responses to your questions below:
 
1 Which department is responsible for enforcing against Littering?
Neighbourhood Enforcement Team
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?
4. What is the full price of a Littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)?
£100
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.
Reduced to £75.00 if paid within 10 days
6. How many FPNs did you issue for littering in 2018?
6
7. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were paid?
5
8. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were prosecuted for failing
to pay the FPN?
None (offender had no fixed abode)
9. How many FPNs issued for Littering in 2018 were for smoking-related
materials e.g. Cigarette butts, rolled up cigarettes or Cigars?
1
10. Could you confirm which department is responsible for enforcing
against Dog Fouling?
Neighbourhood Enforcement Team
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?
13. What is the legislation you enforce Dog Fouking under? e.g. Dog
Control Order, fouling of land act or PSPO etc.
Fouling of land Act
14. How many FPNs did you issue for Dog Fouling in 2018?
1
15. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were paid?
1
16. How many FPNs issued for Dog Fouling in 2018 were prosecuted for
failing to pay the FPN?
None
17. Do you enforce against any other Dog Control Orders or PSPO’s that are
dog related?
We have 3 dog-related PSPOs in place.  X2 require a dog to be kept on a
lead x1 bans dogs from the area
18. What is the full price of a Dog Fouling FPN?
£75.00
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.
No
20. How many Parks do you have within the local authority boundary
25 parks and open spaces
21.  If you have answered yes to questions 2 and 11, could you confirm the
contract end date?
N/A
 
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review of how your enquiry was handled and responded to. This can be done
by contacting us through [1][City of York Council request email] stating your reason(s) why you
are dissatisfied. If you remain dissatisfied after receiving the review
response you
can contact the Information Commissioner, contact details below:
Information Commissioner's Office
Wycliffe House Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF
Tel: 0303 123 1113 (local rate) or 01625 545 745 if you prefer to use a
national rate number
Fax: 01625 524 510
 
Yours sincerely
 
 
Tanya Lyon | Community Safety Manager  
t: 01904 555741 | m: 07767 318156 | e: [2][email address]
 
City of York Council |Health, Housing & Adult Social Care Directorate
Community Safety Hub|West Offices | Station Rise | York YO1 6GA
[3]www.york.gov.uk |[4]facebook.com/cityofyork |[5]@CityofYork
 
 
 
 
 
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