DEFRA urges councils not to abuse new littering powers

DEFRA is consulting on a code of practice that is designed to ensure councils do not abuse new enforcement powers they were granted to tackle littering earlier this month

by Conor McGlone
Clearing litter. Photograph: Dmitry Kalinovsky/123RF
Clearing litter. Photograph: Dmitry Kalinovsky/123RF

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