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Public Spaces Protection Order For Dog Control in Cambridge

To review the results of the consultation on dog control in Cambridge and to make a Public Spaces Protection Order for dog control.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 22/05/2017

Decision due: 3 Jul 2017 by Executive Councillor for Strategy and Transformation

Lead member: Executive Councillor for Strategy and Transformation

Lead director: Strategic Director (SH)

Department: Environmental Services

Contact: Wendy Johnston, Community Engagement and Enforcement Manager Email: wendy.johnston@cambridge.gov.uk.

Additional Information: Not currently requested for pre-scrutiny.

Background Information: Dog Control Orders automatically convert to Public Spaces Protection Orders in October 2017. The current orders have been reviewed and new areas considered. The results of the consultation will be presented along with the Public Spaces Protection Order for dog control The PSPO is not a means of unduly restricting the exercising or recreation of dogs across the city, but to address the irresponsible behaviour of a small minority of dog owners; and to set out a clear standard to which all dog owners are required to follow.


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