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The control of fly-posting: a good practice guide

This publication was archived on 7 March 2014

Archived and replaced by the new planning practice guidance launched 6 March 2014 on an external website.

This guide provides local authorities and other agencies with a ‘manual’ to assist them in controlling fly-posting in an effective and efficient…

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The Control of Fly-posting: A Good Practice Guide

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Devising an appropriate strategy

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Case study 11: CCTV

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Figure 1: Fly-posting in London

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Figure 2: Photo exhibit for prosecution, Bromley

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Figure 3: Vacant building in Wycombe

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Figure 4: Advice leaflet

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Figure 5: Lamp post in Manchester (before)

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Figure 6: Lamp post in Manchester (after)

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Figure 7: Mural, Bradford

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Figure 8: Mural, Bradford

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Figure 9: Telephone hotline poster (Manchester City Council)

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Figure 10: Bromley article: Company fined £3,000 for fly-posting

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Figure 11: Warning letter (Bromley Borough Council)

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Figure 12: Warning letter (Manchester City Council)

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Figure 13: Witness statement (Nottingham City Council)

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Figure 14: Warning notice (Westminster City Council)

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Figure 15: Publicity leaflet (Westminster City Council)

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Detail

This guide provides local authorities and other agencies with a ‘manual’ to assist them in controlling fly-posting in an effective and efficient way. It combines an explanation of current legal procedures with practical examples of successful action taken by authorities, as well as steps that can be taken to limit the incidence of fly-posting.

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