Littering and Fly-tipping

Ellen Blacow made this Freedom of Information request to Ash Parish Council as part of a batch sent to 257 authorities

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Dear Ash Parish Council,

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Could you please answer the following questions with regards to Littering and Fly-tipping in your area - thank you!

Littering:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost of a littering Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN)?
2. How many FPNs did you issue for littering?
3. How many FPNs for littering were paid for each year over the last 5 years?
4. How many council complaints have you had for littering?
5. How many employees do you have that litter pick and how has this number changed over the last 5 years?
6. How many journalist inquiries regarding litter picking have you received over the last 5 years?
7. How many staff members were furloughed during 2020 and 2021?

Fly-tipping:
Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020)

1. What is the fine cost for a Fly-tipping FPN?
2. How many fly-tipping FPN have you issued for each year over the last 5 years?
3. How much money was collected from FPNs for Fly-tipping each year for the last 5 years?
4. How many reports/complaints on fly-tipping did you receive for the above time frame?
5. What is the cost to the council to rectify fly-tipping offences?

Thank you so much,
Ellen Blacow

Dennis Wheeler, Ash Parish Council

Hello Ellen

Ash Parish Council are  not responsible  for issuing Fixed Penalty Notices
for littering and Fly tipping. That is Guildford Borough Council’s
responsibility, who are the authorised Local Government Authority to issue
Fixed Penalty Notices.

Ash Parish Council only litter pick the land that the  Parish own. (Parks
& open spaces, Allotments).

Fly tipping is reported to GBC.

 

 

Please could you provide the requested data per year for the last 5 years
(2015- 2020)

 

+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Littering: |  |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|1. What is the fine cost of a littering Fixed |Please refer to Guildford|
|Penalty Notice (FPN)? |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|2. How many FPNs did you issue for littering? |Please refer to Guildford|
| |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|3. How many FPNs for littering were paid for |Please refer to Guildford|
|each year over the last 5 years? |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|4. How many council complaints have you had |46 |
|for littering? | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|5. How many employees do you have that litter |5       Not Changed |
|pick and how has this number changed over the | |
|last 5 years? | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|6. How many journalist inquiries regarding |0 |
|litter picking have you received over the last| |
|5 years? | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|7. How many staff members were furloughed |0 |
|during 2020 and 2021? | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|  |  |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|Fly-tipping: |  |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|Please could you provide the requested data |  |
|per year for the last 5 years (2015- 2020) | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|  |  |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|1. What is the fine cost for a Fly-tipping |Please refer to Guildford|
|FPN? |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|2. How many fly-tipping FPN have you issued |Please refer to Guildford|
|for each year over the last 5 years? |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|3. How much money was collected from FPNs for |Please refer to Guildford|
|Fly-tipping each year for the last 5 years? |Borough Council |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|4. How many reports/complaints on fly-tipping |130 |
|did you receive for the above time frame? | |
|----------------------------------------------+-------------------------|
|5. What is the cost to the council to rectify |Please refer to Guildford|
|fly-tipping offences? |Borough Council |
+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

 

I hope that answers your FOI request

Regards

 

 

Dennis Wheeler DMS MCIHort

Parish Clerk to the Council

Ash Parish Council

The Ash Centre

Ash Hill Road

Ash

Surrey

GU12 5DP

Tel   01252 328287

Fax  01252 319338

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