Issue details

Unauthorised encampments policy and practice

To seek cabinet approval for the recommendations made by the cross party working group tasked with reviewing and unifying policy and practice with regards to unauthorised encampments across BCP Council

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 1 ward;

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 14/01/2020

Decision due: 22 Apr 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Portfolio Holder for Environment and Climate Change

Lead director: Corporate Director of Environment and Community

Contact: Andy McDonald, Head of Parks (Greenspace) Operations Email:

Consultation process

Cross party working group recommendation to cabinet November 2019 - February 2020


Opinion has been sought from a cross party working group, the police and representatives of the Council involved in the management of unauthorised encampments


  • Unauthorised encampments policy and practice