Other


Recent statements in this category are shown below:

  • Norfolk County Council (19 007 751)

    Statement Not upheld Other 16-Dec-2019

    Summary: Mr X complained about the Council's decision to charge him for cleaning the road after a fuel spillage. The Ombudsman finds the Council was not at fault.

  • Birmingham City Council (19 001 974)

    Statement Not upheld Other 20-Nov-2019

    Summary: There was no fault in the way the Council decided not to progress Mr B's application for a dropped kerb.

  • Wakefield City Council (19 001 559)

    Statement Upheld Other 20-Nov-2019

    Summary: Mr B complains that the Council did not properly deal with the issue of access to commercial premises and leisure facilities and failed to deal with traffic problems and fly-tipping near his home. The Council was at fault in the way it dealt with an access track, did not conduct a traffic survey and did not respond properly to Mr B's complaint. Mr B did not suffer any injustice.

  • Wakefield City Council (19 004 229)

    Statement Upheld Other 20-Nov-2019

    Summary: Mr D complains that the Council did not properly deal with the issue of access to commercial premises and leisure facilities, failed to deal with traffic problems and fly-tipping near his home, wrongly took enforcement action against him and didn't deal properly with a complaint. The Council was at fault in the way it dealt with an access road. Mr D did not suffer any injustice.

  • London Borough of Croydon (18 018 481)

    Statement Not upheld Other 13-Nov-2019

    Summary: There is no evidence of delay by the Council in accepting a form about highways and placing it on the public register. The law requires the Council to publish the form as soon as reasonably practicable and it was not unreasonable for the Council to get legal advice before doing so.

  • Southampton City Council (19 004 479)

    Statement Not upheld Other 05-Nov-2019

    Summary: Mr C complains about how the Council introduced a new road layout near to where he lived. However, there is no evidence of fault with how the Council considered the matters raised by Mr C.

  • Wakefield City Council (18 019 751)

    Statement Not upheld Other 04-Nov-2019

    Summary: Mr X complains about the Council's decision not to take enforcement action in relation to an unlawful crossing constructed by his neighbour. The Council is not at fault.

  • London Borough of Harrow (18 010 475)

    Statement Upheld Other 04-Nov-2019

    Summary: Mr X complained the Council refused to issue him with a parking permit despite having done so for three years. The Council failed to provide information about restrictions attached to his development and Mr X was entitled to rely on this information. The Council has agreed to remedy Mr X's injustice.

  • Worcestershire County Council (19 005 177)

    Statement Not upheld Other 25-Oct-2019

    Summary: There was no fault by the Council when it intervened to stop unauthorised works to a public footway.

  • Essex County Council (19 003 049)

    Statement Upheld Other 21-Oct-2019

    Summary: Miss X complained the Council did not carry out effective repairs to a pedestrian crossing and did not update her. There was fault causing injustice when the Council failed to respond to some fault reports and failed to address some of the issues in a reasonable timeframe.