Four sites in total are currently run by local authorities in Warwickshire. There are also many private sites within the county.
The Warwickshire’s Gypsy and Traveller Service principal aim is to assist the gypsy and travelling community to enjoy independent living while respecting their dignity and cultural background.
Like all sections of society, Gypsies and Travellers are sometimes the victims of criminal activity. It is no more acceptable for Gypsies and Travellers to be victims of crime than it is for other members of society. It is therefore vital that all criminal activity is reported.
There is a consistent, county wide approach to managing Unauthorised Encampments within Warwickshire. This approach aims to ensure that the local communities and the travelling communities are treated fairly.