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Fixed Penalty Notices for Environmental and Community Safety Offences

See below for how to pay for or query a fixed penalty notice

 

Offence Legislation Full Amount Discounted amount (if paid within 21 days) Maximum penalty on conviction
Littering Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 87/88) £75 £50

£2,500

Abandoning a Vehicle Refuse Disposal Amenity Act (Section 2(1)) £200 £120 £2,500
Vehicles for Sale/Repair Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 (Section 3) £100 £60 £2,500
Graffiti Anti Social Behaviour Act 2003 (Section 43) £75 £50 £2,500
Flyposting Anti Social Behaviour Act 2003 (Section 43) £75 £50 £2,500
Spitting or Urinating Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 87/88) £75 £50 £2,500
Leaving domestic bins on pavement or road

Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Domestic - Section 46A (4/5a)

£75 £50 Civil Sanctions
Leaving commercial bins on pavement or road Environmental Protection Act 1990  (Commercial - Section 47ZA (2)) £100 £60 £1,000
Failure to produce waste documentation Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 34(5) and regulations made under section 34(6)/34a)) £300 £180 £5,000
Failure to produce authority to transport waste Control of Pollution (Amendment) Act (Section 5/5b) £300 £180 £5,000
Failure to comply with a litter clearing notice Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 92c/94a)) £110 £75 £2,500
Failure to comply with street litter control notice Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 94/94a) £110 £75 £2,500
Unathorised distribution of literature on designated land Environmental Protection Act 1990 (Section 3a(1) paragraphs 1(1-2)& 7) £75 £50 £2,500

 

Offence Legislation Full Amount Discounted amount (if paid within 14 days) Maximum penalty on conviction
PSPO - Cycling in Town Centre                              Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) Contrary to Section 67 and 68 Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 - Cycling in a prohibited area. £75           £50                   

£1,000     

 

 

How do I pay my Fixed Penalty Notice?

You can pay your Fixed Penalty Notice (FPN) over the phone by contacting the Environmental Helpdesk on 01234 718060.

You can also pay Fixed Penalty Notices online by clicking here. Your will need to quote your 6 digit number found on the top right of your FPN.

 

How can I contact someone about my Fixed Penalty Notice?

If you have any concerns about your FPN, please contact the Environmental Enforcement Team in writing at

envservices@bedford.gov.uk or Enviro Crime Team, Bedford Borough Council, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK42 9AP. Please include your name, contact details, FPN number and an explanation of any concerns. This should be sent 10 days of receiving your FPN.