Decision details

Civil Penalties Policy Implementation (Cab.6.3.2019/7)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The proposal is to revise the Enforcement Policy for private landlords to allow fix penalty notices as an alternative to prosecution.  The report will detail the methodology of decision structure and process of the scheme.




(i)        that the Civil Penalties Policy, as set out at Appendix 1 to the report, be approved; and


(ii)       that the Service Director Stronger, Safer and Healthier Communities be authorised to implement the Policy and to undertake relevant enforcement under it, including the issuing and enforcement of Civil Penalty Notices.

Publication date: 12/03/2019

Date of decision: 06/03/2019

Decided at meeting: 06/03/2019 - Cabinet

Effective from: 13/03/2019

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