Colchester Borough Council is monitoring the situation closely and will continue to take action to minimise disruption and keep residents and visitors safe.
Coronavirus: updates, advice and guidance
It seeks views on the updated guidance for householders and new guidance for local authorities on meeting and enforcing the duty of care for waste. DEFRA had previously consulted on introducing a Fixed Penalty Notice for breaches of the household waste duty of care. If a final decision is taken to introduce the Fixed Penalty Notice, this updated guidance will be provided for households and local authorities.
This consultation from DEFRA runs from 3 July to 28 August 2018.
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