Guidelines for police officers on how and when to issue fines for offences such as being drunk and disorderly or dropping litter.
The document includes guidance on:
- which officers can issue the penalties
- how to decide if a penalty is appropriate
- how to issue a notice and explain it to somebody
- what to do after you issue the notice
- when you can use an educational course as an alternative
It also includes a list of offences for the lower tier (£60) and upper tier (£90) penalties.