Issue details

City Centre Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO)

The implementation of a Public Space Protection Order to effectively deal with a number of City Centre related activities of a few people that affects the general public’s freedom to use the City centre freely and safely.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Significant effect on people living or working in at least 2 wards;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: Carfax; Hinksey Park; Holywell; Jericho and Osney; North;

Notice of proposed decision first published: 24/12/2014

Scrutiny Responsibility: Scrutiny Committee;

Decision due: 15 Oct 2015 by City Executive Board (became Cabinet on 13 May 2019)
Reason: meeting dates of CEB

Decision due: 1 Feb 2016 by Executive Director for Sustainable City
Reason: Delegated authority from CEB 15 October 2015

Lead member: Crime, Community Safety and Licensing

Lead director:

Department: Community Services

Contact: Richard Adams, Community Safety Service Manager Email: Tel: 01865 252283.

Consultation process



Agenda items


  • City Centre Public Spaces Protection Order (PSPO)