Blackpool welcomes responsible dog owners. Please help us to keep the seafront a safe and clean place for all residents and visitors.
Dogs must be kept on a lead on the promenade at all times
Blackpool is proud of its award winning clean beaches but we are happy to welcome dogs and they are welcome at over 60% of our beaches.
They are only restricted from our central and south beach areas from May to October.
Beaches where dogs are welcome on a lead
- Beach area north of the North pier
- Beach area south of the Solaris Centre/mirror ball
Beaches where dogs are excluded
Dogs are not allowed on the following beach areas between 1 May and 30 September.
Owners who take their dogs into these areas will be liable to an on-the-spot fine of up to £100, rising up to £1,000 if fined in court.
- The area of beach between the southern side of North Pier and the Solaris Centre/mirror ball
- Slopes and staircases leading to the beach
Reporting a problem
To report a problem in these areas, please contact the dog warden on 01253 477477.