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TV Licence evasion - fines and court proceedings: FOI release

Published: 30 May 2019

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Published:
30 May 2019
TV Licence evasion - fines and court proceedings: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/201900001374
Date received: 26 Apr 2019
Date responded: 22 May 2019
Information requested

You asked for the following information for last year:

  • the number of people receiving a non court disposal for offences under Section 363(2)&(4) of the Communication Act 2003, by local authority & gender
  • the number of people prosecuted in Justice of the Peace courts, where main charge under Section 363(2)&(4) of the Communication Act 2003, by local authority
  • the average fine for TV licence infraction.
Response

The information you have requested is provided in the attached excel workbook.

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