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Decision details

Updated Environmental Crime Policy and Revision to Fixed Penalty Structure

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To consider updated policy and fixed penalty charges for littering and other environmental offences

Decisions:

Report of the Portfolio Holder for Communities and Partnerships accept revised environmental crime policy and revision of fixed penalty structure

 

RESOLVED

That Members:

1.

Approved the revised policy in line with legislative updates;

2.

Agreed the default fixed penalty level for core environmental offences;

3.

Agreed a higher level of penalties for fly tipping

4.

Approved a phased implementation of civil penalty regime for littering from vehicles; and

5.

Agreed a standard level of penalty for littering from vehicles

 

 

Cabinet thanked Jo Sands for the report

(Moved by Councillor S Doyle and seconded by Councillor D Cook)

 

 

Report author: Joanne Sands

Publication date: 04/07/2019

Date of decision: 14/06/2018

Decided at meeting: 14/06/2018 - Cabinet

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