Issue details

Disposable Barbeque Prohibition of Use

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/06/2020

Reason for urgency:
The Council is aware of the issues with disposable barbeques, in particular recent incidents in Wareham Forest and with bin fires across Dorset. This is an important issue, requiring an officer report to Cabinet at the earliest opportunity for decision, as the process for agreeing and implementing any prohibition will be lengthy.

Decision due: 30 Jun 2020 by Dorset Council - Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Highways, Travel and Environment

Lead director: Executive Director, Place

Contact: Grace Evans, Head of Legal Services and Deputy Monitoring Officer Email:


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