There are certain areas throughout the district where it is not permitted to take dogs at any time.

Under the Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014; Public Spaces Protection Order 2017 - Control of Dogs, there are certain areas in the district where it is not permitted to take dogs at any time.

If a person chooses to take a dog into an area where a dog ban is imposed, that person will be guilty of an offence, unless the landowner has specifically given permission to that person to enter the land with their dog.

The areas where dogs are excluded are as follows:

  • Any fenced, hedged or walled children's play area.
  • Any fenced, hedged or walled bowling green.
  • Any fenced, hedged or walled tennis court.
  • Any fenced, hedged or walled skateboard or BMX park.
  • Any fenced, hedged or walled putting green.
  • Any sporting or recreational facility pitch when sport is in play.
  • Ash Meadow, Ashprington.