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Community safety - fixed penalty notices (april 2018 - march 2019) Edit

Fixed Penalty Notices (FPN) are issued by Stirling Council's Enforcement Officers.

FPNs for Littering and Fly Tipping are enforced under the Environmental Protection Act (EPA) 1990. Section 87 states it is a criminal offence for a person to drop, throw down or deposit litter in a public space. If a person is found guilty they can be issued with a Fixed Penalty Notice of £80. Section 33A states It is a criminal offence to dump waste onto land that has no licence to accept it – from a bin bag of household rubbish to large quantities of tyres or construction waste. If a person is found guilty of the offence they can be issued with a Fixed Penalty Notice of £200.

The Dog Fouling (Scotland) Act 2003 states it is an offence for a person in charge of a dog to fail to remove and dispose appropriately any excrement after the dog has fouled in all public places. The Fixed Penalty monetary value is £80.

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License UK Open Government Licence v3.0
Category Council and Government, Food and Environment, Law and Licensing, Public Safety
Maintainer Stirling Council
Date Created 2023-03-13
Date Updated 2023-03-13
Original dataset link https://data-stirling-council.hub.arcgis.com/maps/stirling-council::community-safety-fixed-penalty-notices-april-2018-march-2019

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