Decision details

Introduce Fixed Penalty Charge Notice (FPN) for emission offences and stationary idling offences

Decision Maker: Strategic Director: Resident Services

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


1.         To authorise the use of powers under Regulations 6, 12, 13 and 14 of the Road Traffic (Vehicle Emissions) (Fixed Penalty) (England) Regulations 2002 to enforce against drivers who allow their vehicle engines to run unnecessarily when parked anywhere on the public highway within the borough’s boundary.

2.         To delegate authority to the Director of Environment & Street Scene, to authorise Civil and Environmental Enforcement Officers of the Council to make use of these powers and to issue Fixed Penalty Notices and take legal proceedings for stationary vehicle idling offences.


Publication date: 07/05/2020

Date of decision: 18/05/2020

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