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Under Half Of Litter Fines Arcross Local Authorities Are Being Paid

There are concerns it might cost local authorities more to collect litter fines through the courts than the cost of the actual fine itself.

New research from environmental group VOICE has found that under half of litter fines were collected between 2012 and 2017.

43 per cent of the levies were paid to the local councils, leading to concerns that people aren't being deterred from littering.
 

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