Decision Maker: Neighbourhood Services Committee
Decision status: Implemented
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
The committee is asked to consider a proposal
to introduce a new fixed penalty notice
The Committee resolved to:
1. Agree that Spelthorne Officers will use additional enforcement powers granted under the amended Environmental Protection Act 1990, to issue Fixed Penalty Notices to individuals where there is evidence that they have breached their duty of care for disposal of household waste.
2. Delegate authority to the Group Head of Neighbourhood Services to authorise appropriate officers to issue Fixed Penalty Notices under section 34(2)(a) of the Environmental Protection Act 1990 to persons whom the officer has reason to believe has failed to comply with their duty of care in the disposal of controlled waste.
Report author: Jackie Taylor
Publication date: 10/09/2021
Date of decision: 09/09/2021
Decided at meeting: 09/09/2021 - Neighbourhood Services Committee
Effective from: 16/09/2021