Decision details

Notice of Motion Fireworks

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


RESOLVED that the following be approved:-


(1)             The Portfolio Holder for Waste Management & Environmental Health writes to Government seeking new legislation on the sale and use of fireworks so that those available to the public for private displays are limited to 90dB;


(2)             Officers amend the Booking Forms to highlight the RSPCA campaign  and good practice for firework displays, which will then be shared with Town and Parish Councils; and


(3)             The Council joins with the national campaign in October 2020 to highlight the impacts of fireworks to animals.


Report author: David Eaton

Publication date: 12/02/2020

Date of decision: 10/02/2020

Decided at meeting: 10/02/2020 - Executive

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