Melton Borough Council

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Your toilets - results of consultation

Total of 102 responses

1. Does Melton town centre need publicly provided toilets in the town centre in addition to those provided by retail, restaurant and public house facilities?

99 answered 3 skipped

Yes - 94%
No - 6 %

2.  If you answered NO please could you give a further explanation of the reasons behind your opinion. You can now finish the survey. Thank you for your time. 7 answered 95 skipped

3. Who do you feel the public toilets should cater for?

97 answered 5 skipped

Market Workers

  • Yes - 95%
  • No- 5% 

Coach / Bus / Car Operatives

  • Yes - 98%
  • No - 2% 

Children

  • Yes - 98%
  • No - 2% 
Disabled
  • Yes - 98%
  • No - 2%
Evening Visitors
  • Yes - 70%
  • No - 30%

4. Do you feel that there are any sections of the community that need special provision

90 Answered 12 Skipped

Yes - 30% 
No -  70%

5. If YES, who and why 

6. Where in the town centre should public toilets be situated

St Mary's car park

  • Yes - 93%
  • No - 7%

Wilton Road car park 

  • Yes - 94%
  • No - 6%
Cattle Market site
  • Yes - 77%
  • No - 23%
Park Lane
  • Yes - 71%
  • No - 29%

Burton Street

  • Yes - 56%
  • No - 44%

7. Are there any other sites you think a public toilet should be situated

8.  Please let us have your thoughts on the current toilet provision

90 answered 12 skipped 

Locations

  • Good - 84%
  • Bad - 16%

 Cleanliness

  • Good - 78%
  • Bad - 22%
Provision for all users
  • Good - 86%
  • Bad - 14%
Modern
  • Good - 59%
  • Bad - 41%
Safe and secure
  • Good - 86%
  • Bad - 14%

9. Operating costs for the future need to be considered, which of the following items do you consider important

95 answered 7 skipped 

Cleanliness

  • Good - 100%
  • Bad - 0%

Good Maintenance 

  • Good - 99%
  • Bad - 1%

Modern Facilities

  • Good - 62%
  • Bad - 38%

Easy access for all 

  • Good - 98%
  • Bad - 2%

Fully attended

  • Good - 44%
  • Bad - 56%

Long opening hours

  • Good - 67%
  • Bad - 33%

10. The charges that are currently made for most user groups contribute circa £30,000 per annum of income towards the running costs, do you think this income should be collected in the future

86 answered 16 skipped 

Yes - 76%

No - 24%

11. The largest current expense is the full staffing of the toilets during opening hours. The majority of public toilet in the UK provided by local authorities, shopping centres , stores, restaurants etc are no longer fully attended. Do you feel that any new toilet provision should be fully attended in Melton and does this represent good value for money

89 answered 13 skipped

Yes - 33%

No - 67%

12. What is you reason for giving the answer above?

75 answered 27 skipped 

13. Do you consider that regular roving maintenance, cleaning and security as provided in many locations for toilet facilities would be effective and cost effective

87 answered 15 skipped 

Yes - 86%

No -  14%

14.  Opening hours are an important factor in accessibility. Please consider the following options and select all those you feel describe the service criteria that should be set

89 answered 13 skipped 

Mirror town centre shop opening hours - 73%

8am to 10am - 29%

10am to 4pm - 37%

4pm to 6pm - 34%

6pm to 10pm - 21%

10pm to 2am - 9%