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Dog and animal fouling

To report dog fouling call customer services on 01723 232323.

 

Why should I clean up after my dog?

Under the Dogs (Fouling of Land) Act 1996 (to see a copy of the Act please go to the OPSI Website) it is an offence to allow a dog to foul in any area open to the public, without the person who is in charge of the dog clearing up the mess immediately.
 
The Council will either issue a fixed penalty notice (currently £50) or prosecute offenders through the Courts (maximum fine £1000).
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Town Hall
St Nicholas Street
Scarborough
North Yorkshire
YO11 2HG
Telephone: 01723 232323
Fax: 01723 506600
 

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Scarborough Borough Council,Town Hall, St Nicholas Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire. YO11 2HG
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