Drinking alcohol in public areas such as the street or in local parks can often be a nuisance to local communities and their residents.

To reduce alcohol related nuisance and disorder, all councils in Scotland have alcohol byelaws in place.

You can download a copy of the alcohol byelaw for the Falkirk Council area:

Byelaw prohibiting consumption of alcohol

Under the byelaw it is illegal to drink alcohol in certain public places across the Falkirk Council area. To find out where these public places are, please view our interactive map.