Private Sector Environmental Crime Enforcement

Reference Number: 0753
Department: Neighbourhood Services and Resources
Date Added: 07 February 2018
Last Updated: 07 February 2018

Contact Officer Details

Name: Ian Thompson
Email: Ian.Thompson@darlington.gov.uk
Telephone: 01325 406628

Lead Scrutiny Committee and Chair:

Committee: Place scrutiny committee
Scrutiny Chair: Councillor Bob Carson
Email: Bob.Carson@darlington.gov.uk
Lead Officer: Dawn Taylor
Lead Officer Email: Dawn.Taylor@darlington.gov.uk

Relevant Cabinet Members

Name Email Portfolio
Nick Wallis nick.wallis@darlington.gov.uk Leisure and Local Environment Portfolio

Description of Decision to be Taken:

To consider entering into a contract with a private sector company to provide enforcement for littering and dog fouling within the Borough of Darlington.

Action: Decision
Date to be considered by Cabinet: 06 March 2018
Date to be considered by Council:
Deferred: No
Deferral History:

Reason for late inclusion:

Following recent visits to Barnsley and Doncaster it is proposed that DBC enter into a pilot arrangement with a private sector company for litter and dog fouling enforcement. Prior to this approval is being sought from Cabinet.

Added to the plan in accordance with:

General Exception Rule: No

Other Details

Affected Wards: All Wards
Documents to be submitted: Report
Proposed Consultees: None
Consultation Method: N/A