Dog fouling spoils the environment, upsets local residents and can cause serious health risks, particularly to children.

It is an offence, under a Public Space Protection Order, if you do not clean up your dog’s waste and individuals can be issued with a Fixed Penalty Notice.

Members of the public can report issues and concerns about dog fouling using one of the following methods:

Telephone – 03000 26 0000

Email – help@durham.gov.uk

Online – https://www.durham.gov.uk/dogfouling

Concerns regarding dog fouling can also be reported anonymously, by using the link below

https://doitonline.durham.gov.uk/en/AchieveForms/?form_uri=sandbox-publish://AF-Process-0c0777c9-5109-4ab9-9c27-80545a9ed98f/AF-Stage-fda09ae9-3f1d-4cd0-a45b-30ceded358d4/definition.json&redirectlink=/Service/ServiceRating?serviceid=AF-Process-0c0777c9-5109-4ab9-9c27-80545a9ed98f&service=R4&postRatingRedirectUrl=/module/services&cancelRedirectLink=/&category=AF-Category-a1630b7f-678e-4fe4-b9a6-1119d711be5c&noLoginPrompt=1

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