How much do Kingdom Services Group Limited receive in £££s for issuing fixed penalty notices for litter and dog fouling on the Wirral in 2019?

How much do Kingdom Services Group Limited receive in £££s for issuing fixed penalty notices for litter and dog fouling on the Wirral in 2019?

Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council litter 2018 to 2021

How much do Kingdom Services Group Limited receive in £££s for issuing fixed penalty notices for litter and dog fouling on the Wirral in 2019?

                                             

Leaked information about Wirral Council’s controversial 3 year contract with Kingdom Services Group Limited has revealed the amounts in pounds that Kingdom receive for issuing Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs), the hourly rate for environmental enforcement work and work on skip permits.

Kingdom Day Rates Wirral Council environmental enforcement skip permits 2018 to 2021
Kingdom Day Rates Wirral Council environmental enforcement skip permits 2018 to 2021

The amounts also include enforcement of Public Space Protection Orders (such as the proposed Dog Control Public Space Protection Order to be discussed on Tuesday evening).

The hourly rates for an Environmental Enforcement Officer are below:

Year 1 – £18.00 to £20.00 (depending on time of day)
Year 2 – £18.45 to £20.50 (depending on time of day)
Year 3 – £18.91 to £21.00 (depending on time of day)

The hourly rates for a Senior Environmental Officer are below:

Year 1 – £18.45 to £20.45 (depending on time of day)
Year 2 – £18.91 to £20.96 (depending on time of day)
Year 3 – £19.38 to £21.48 (depending on time of day)

Kingdom invoice Wirral Council February 2018 alleyway dump page 1 of 2
Kingdom invoice Wirral Council February 2018 alleyway dump page 1 of 2 (note these are the rates from the previous contract)
Kingdom invoice Wirral Council February 2018 alleyway dump page 2 of 2
Kingdom invoice Wirral Council February 2018 alleyway dump page 2 of 2 (note these are the rates from the previous contract)

Kingdom can also charge £24,553 for processing skip permit applications for the Wirral area, acting as a point of contact, plotting the skips on an electronic map system and generating invoices for Wirral Council.

However the more controversial aspect are the amounts Kingdom receive for each “justified” fixed penalty notice (FPN) issued (which range for breaches of smoke free legislation, littering, littering from vehicles, idling engines and breaches of Public Space Protection Orders).

Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council dog fouling 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council dog fouling 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council flytipping 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council flytipping 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council litter 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council litter 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council PSPO 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council PSPO 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council smoke free 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council smoke free 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council vehicle idling 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council vehicle idling 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council vehicle littering 2018 to 2021
Kingdom FPN rates Wirral Council vehicle littering 2018 to 2021

Councillors on Wirral Council’s Environment Overview and Scrutiny Committee meet on Tuesday 15th January 2019 starting at 6.00 pm in Committee Room 1, Wallasey Town Hall, Brighton Street, Seacombe,