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Extension of the public spaces protection order for West Dorset and Weymouth and Portland

Dorset Council Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing act 2014

Notice of extension of the West Dorset Anti-social Behaviour Related Public Spaces Protection Order 2018

and 

The Weymouth and Portland Anti-social Behaviour Related Public Spaces Protection Order 2018

Take notice that:

Dorset Council has extended the above Public Spaces Protection Orders by a period of 12 months being satisfied on reasonable grounds that doing so is necessary to prevent:

(a) occurrence or recurrence of the activities identified in the orders, or

(b) an increase in the frequency or seriousness of those activities.

The West Dorset Anti-social Behaviour Related Public Spaces Protection Order 2018 which covers the consumption of alcohol in Dorchester, Bridport and West Bay and the intentional feeding of gulls in West Bay and Lyme Regis will now expire on 22 April 2022.

The Weymouth & Portland Anti-social Behaviour Related Public Spaces Protection Order 2018 which covers the consumption of alcohol, the intentional feeding of gulls, begging, cycling on the promenade will now expire on 19 August 2022

For further information on the content of the Orders, penalty levels, maps and exemptions see:

Dated 13 May 2021
Head of Community & Public Protection

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