Issue details

Decision for Dog Public Spaces Protection Order Amendments (PSPO)

In 2017 Thanet District Council consulted on a new dog  Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO) for dog fouling, exclusion and dog control, which was adopted and came into force on 25 October 2017 and extended until 25 October 2023. 


The decision is that the current PSPO is altered to support the suggested minor amendments until  2023 and adopted in accordance with the Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB), Crime and Policing Act 2014 to provide better management of the coastal areas and support wildlife conservation.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/01/2021

Decision due: 18 Feb 2021 by Overview & Scrutiny Panel

Decision due: 18 Mar 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Steve Albon, Cabinet Member for Cleansing and Coastal Services

Lead director: Jasmin Vickers

Contact: Jasmin Vickers, Environmental Education Officer Tel: 01843 577827 Email: Tel: 01843 577827.

Consultation process

Online consultation


Thanet residents

What the decision will mean: Consider consultation results & suggested amendments and adopt amended PSPO

Reason No Public Access: None


Agenda items


  • OSP report  
  • Cabinet report