Decision details

Review on Dog Controls

Decision status: Recommendations Approved (subject to call-in)

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No




            That the following items should be included in the public consultation for the review of the PSPO (Dog Controls) to be commenced later in 2019:

·                Consideration of bespoke PSPO dog controls for individual areas

·                Requiring dogs to be kept on a lead in defined areas (e.g. defined areas of beach, etc.) when the excluding requirements are not in place (i.e. 01 October – 30 April)

·                Designating named streets – or a defined area – under the Road Traffic Act; this would have the effect of requiring dogs to be kept on a lead at all times on or adjacent to named roads or roads within a defined area

·                A review of relevant signage in respect of the PSPO controls


Publication date: 11/02/2019

Date of decision: 07/02/2019

Decided at meeting: 07/02/2019 - West Dorset District Council Strategy Committee

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