Issue details

Environmental Health Enforcement Policy 2020

The Environmental Health Enforcement Policy 2020 is a revision of the 2015 policy. It updates the policy to include the Co-ordination of Regulatory Enforcement Regulations 2017, statute that should be considered when enforcement action is being considered for businesses that have a Primary Authority arrangement.
The policy aims to ensure that enforcement decisions are consistent, transparent and proportionate. That people, businesses, organisations and the community are aware of the basis on which enforcement action is taken.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 Ward;

Decision status: Decision Made

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/01/2020

Non-Exempt/ Exempt: Non-Exempt;

Decision due: 12 Mar 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Sustainability

Lead director: Director of Change and Communities

Department: Food & Commercial

Contact: Tracey Beattie, Mid Kent Environmental Health Manager Email:

Consultation process

The relevant Cabinet Advisory Board will be consulted.


Agenda items


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