The local authority implement measures aimed at preventing vandalism within the area (CCTV, wardens, improved street lighting etc.) and provide advice and information on measures which can be taken by individuals to deter vandals and how to notify the council about incidents of vandalism. Where the vandalism has taken place on public property the council will carry out repairs.
Provision of grants to local voluntary organisations. Grants are usually available for projects/organisations that meet the councils criteria and comply with the terms and conditions imposed on the issue of funding.