Dog Fouling (Scotland) Act 2003

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Reference
Nil return from the Comhairle.
Category
Request Date
Monday, January 6, 2020
Response Date
Thursday, January 16, 2020

Question

In the past five years, broken down by year, how many fixed penalty notices have been issued by the council under The Dog Fouling (Scotland) Act 2003?

  • How many individuals have had fixed penalty notices issued to them?
  • How much revenue has this generated during this time?
  • How many council employees are authorised to issue fixed penalty notices with regard to The Dog Fouling (Scotland) Act 2003?

Answer

Fixed Penalty Notices for dog fouling in
2015       1              £40
2016       2              £160
2017       2              £160
2018       0
2019       0
All served on different individuals
We have 8 officers authorised to issue notices.