Issue details

Renewal of the Lancaster city centre Public Space Protection Order

Whether or not to approve the renewal of the existing PSPO, which expires in December 2019. No significant changes are proposed from the current PSPO.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Community Impact;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: Bulk Ward; Castle Ward; Scotforth West Ward;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/11/2019

Decision due: 3 December 2019 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member with particular responsibility for Communities and Social Justice

Lead director: Director for Communities and the Environment

Contact: Richard Walsh Email: Tel: 01524 582848.

Consultation process

Specific organisations have been written to and an online consultation has been available to the public.


A number of statutory organisations (Police, Fire & Rescue, Hospital Trust) along with several relevant local organisations such as the Chamber of Commerce, Lancaster District CVS, Homeless Action as well as several Council Officers have been directly consulted. In addition, there has been an online consultation available to members of the public which has been promoted through a number of council channels.

Are there any climate change implications?: No direct implications.


  • Renewal of the Lancaster city centre Public Space Protection Order