Public Spaces Protection Order

A Public Spaces Protection Order has been implemented across the whole of Broadland District requiring those in charge of dogs to clear up after them on all land open to the public.The order is in effect as of 1st March 2019.

The Order applies to the following land:
All roads and highways
Public footpaths and verges
Woodland Heath
Sports and recreations grounds
Parks and public open spaces
Agricultural land and common land (unless the land owner has expressed permission to the contrary)

The maximum penalty for failing to comply with the order is £1,000 and the fixed penalty notice is £100.

A copy of the order can be viewed via the Council’s website:

Please telephone the Environmental Health Department on 01603 430488 for queries relating to any aspect of the Order.