Issue details

Response to Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) consultation

Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPO) were created by the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014. They are a tool for dealing with antisocial behaviour. Local Authorities can choose to adopt PSPOs if there is the evidence to demonstrate a need.


This report informs Executive of the outcome of the public consultation concerning the draft Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs) and requests Executive decide the next steps.  Executive is also requested to agree an amendment to the Public Protection Enforcement Policy.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 01/10/2018

Decision due: 5 Feb 2019 by Executive

No change since last plan

Lead member: Portfolio Holder: Public Protection & Customer Services

Contact: Clare Lovell, Operations Manager - Public Protection Email: Tel: 01473 432000.

Consultation process

Portfolio Holder for Public Protection and Customer Services

Chief Operating Officer

Head of Housing and Community Services

Legal Services

Financial Services

Agenda items

Background papers

  • Executive report - E/18/12 Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO)