Enforcement fixed penalty notices
Our Street Environment Enforcement Team have the powers to issue fixed penalty notices.
Fixed penalty notices can be issued for offences such as:
- Littering (including urinating on the street)
- Commercial Waste Duty of Care failure
- Dog fouling
- Abandoning a vehicle
- Skip related offences
- Selling/repairing vehicles on the highway
We are not responsible for any Police issued fixed penalty notices or driving offences.
Can I appeal against a fixed penalty notice?
Yes, you are able to appeal against a fixed penalty notice in writing to the Street Environment Enforcement Team at the address below.
How do I pay a fixed penalty notice?
The unique fixed penalty notice reference number (top right hand corner of the notice) must be quoted before payment can be accepted. If you do not have the reference number, contact us to obtain it.
By credit or debit card
Payment by most credit/debit cards must be paid online (you must quote the unique reference number of the fixed penalty notice). Payments can be made online 2 days after FPN has been issued.
Postal and money orders should be made payable to ‘London Borough of Richmond upon Thames’ and sent to Street Environment Enforcement Team at the address below.
Cheques will not be accepted as a method of payment.
What happens if I don’t pay the fixed penalty notice?
Most fixed penalty notices offer a 14 or 28 day period within which it must be paid. Some notices offer a discount for early payment. Failure to pay the notice would result in the Council considering issuing legal proceedings for the original criminal offence. The maximum fine on conviction varies depending on the offence and ranges from £1000 to £5000.
Contact Street Environment Enforcement
If you have an enquiry regarding your fixed penalty notice, contact our Street Environment Enforcement Team.
Street Environment Enforcement Team
London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames
2nd Floor Civic Centre
44 York Street
Telephone: 020 8891 7096
If you have been issued with a Parking penalty charge notice, contact our Parking Team.