Issue details

Public Space Protection Order

Report back to Cabinet following consultation on the introduction of a Public Space Protection Order for the town centre.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/11/2018

Decision due: 5 Feb 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Community Safety Portfolio

Lead director: Director of Economic Growth and Neighbourhood Services

Department: Economic Growth and Neighbourhood Services

Contact: Ian Thompson, Assistant Director Community Services Email: [email protected].

Consultation process

On the Council’s website; an article also appeared in the One Darlington magazine prior to the start of the consultation to direct people to the appropriate webpages to comment on the consultation. By hand for town centre businesses.


Consultation with the general public is taking place through the Council’s website. In addition, town centre businesses are being consulted with separately. The consultation ends 30 November 2018.

Documents to be Submitted: Report and draft Public Space Protection Order


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