Fines Monitor

Manage risk by keeping up to date with essential information on environmental financial penalties. Find up-to-the-minute details of the latest fines and enforcement undertakings in our live table, and read the latest news and in-depth analysis on financial penalties from England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland.

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Fines Monitor Environmental Law

New waste fine – total payout £6,008

Adnan Qazi, of Solihull, has found guilty of dumping rubbish, including doors, carpets, rugs, mattresses, bed bases, a chair, fridge and cardboard boxes as well as general household rubbish on land in Birmingham.

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New water fine - total payout £1,250

Malcolm Keys (Farms) Ltd admitted polluting the Castleroe Burna tributary of the River Bann, with whey in November 2018. A tank had rusted through and discharged into the watercourse via a field drain.

Fines Monitor Waste

New waste fine - total payout £11,721.65

Brian Anthony Woods has been fined £4,500, with costs of £7,101.65 and a £120 surcharge for operating an unpermitted waste recycling site in Telford.

Fines Monitor Water

New water fine - total payout £87,497.30

A discharge of sewage into a highly protected part of Dorset has cost Wessex Water dearly.

Fines Monitor Waste

New waste fine - total payout £230,000

The R Plevin & Sons Ltd waste wood site near Barnsley caught fire repeatedly in 2014, leading to pollution from escaped firewater and the temporary closure of a sewage treatment works.

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New waste fine - total payout £11,250

Waste tyre processing firm Synergy Tyres (Midland) Ltd and was ordered to pay £11,250 and its director Andrew Eyre, from Northampton was handed a 12-month prison sentence, suspended for 12 months, with 120 hours of unpaid work, for storing tyres in breach of permit conditions at two sites.

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Fines Monitor Environmental Law

Wessex Water pays £85,000 for SSSI sewage spill

Polluting a site of special scientific interest and national nature reserve in Dorset two years ago has cost Wessex Water £85,000

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Water firm loses appeal against pollution payout

Anglian Water has lost its appeal against a court decision ordering it to pay compensation to an angling club following a pollution incident that killed hundreds of fish

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Third conviction and disqualification for Newhaven waste siblings

A brother and sister who stockpiled a huge quantity of waste at their premises in East Sussex have been disqualified from being company directors for three years and ordered to pay £33,000

Fines Monitor Prosecutions

Men convicted for illegal tyre dump that 'put lives at risk'

Two men and a company they ran have been convicted of dangerously hoarding hundreds of tonnes of waste tyres, more than 15 times the amount their permit allowed

Fines Monitor Waste

Fires and water pollution cost wood recyclers £230,000

A major wood recycling firm has been fined £200,000 with £30,000 costs for a series of incidents six years ago

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