Community protection fees and charges

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Please find below the fees for Community Protection services. Effective from 1st April 2020

VAT included at standard rate except:

* VAT exempt

** Outside the scope of VAT

 Community Protection services Fee (20-21)
Stray dogs.  
Standard release fee (includes statutory and administration charges). **£85 (Veterinary fee will be added at cost price)
Kennelling per day or part thereof. £14
Out of hours collection fee. **£40
Out of hours return fee. **£50
Ancillary fees:   
Chipping at time of release £13
Chipping at Council Office or a chipping event £26
Chipping at customers home £44
Tags £5
Waste Bags x 250 £5
 Issue of factual statement  £336 ( includes up to 4 hours work)
Works in default *Contractors charges at cost + £70 per hour or part thereof storage charge £4 per day or part thereof
Contractors charges *Contractors charges at cost + £70 per hour or part thereof storage charge £4 per day or part thereof
Breach of public spaces protection order fixed penalty charge *£100
Failure to comply with a Community Protection Notice (CPN) *£100
Litter Fixed Penalty Charge *£150
Failure to exercise duty of care (residential premises)  TBC
Failure to produce a Waste Transfer Note Penalty Charge *£300
Failure to produce a Waste Carrier Licence Fixed Penalty Charge *£300
Domestic Waste receptacle offences *£80
Industrial and Commercial Waste Receptacle Offences Fixed Penalty Charge *£110
Noise from Licensed Premises Fixed Penalty Charge *£500
Noise from Dwellings Fixed Penalty Charge *£110
Alarm noise: failure to nominate key-holder or to notify local authority of key-holder’s details Fixed Penalty Charge *£80
Graffiti Fixed Penalty Charge *£100
Fixed Penalty Notice for Fly Tipping *£400
Unauthorised Distribution of Literature Fixed Penalty Charge *£80
Nuisance Vehicles Fixed Penalty Charge *£100
Abandoning a Vehicle Fixed Penalty Charge *£200
Abandoned vehicle charges (for vehicles equal to or less than 3.5 tonnes MAM See Gov.uk Legislation

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