"ASBO" (Anti-Social Behaviour Order) An Anti-Social Behaviour Order can be implemented against any individual who is over the age of ten (10) years and can be taken out to help protect members of a community from those people who insist on making the lives of others a misery. More detail about the ASBO can be read here.
"ABC" (Acceptable Behaviour
Contract) An 'Acceptable Behaviour Contract'. The Acceptable Behaviour Contract
is a formal agreement in written form (i.e. not verbal) which is made between
an individual and most often their parent or guardian (in the cases of children/young
They can also be made between the individual and the 'registered landlords', housing departments, schools, the local police and are extremely flexible in content and the format presented. Source: NFHiB.
"ASB" A commonly used abbreviation for 'Anti-Social Behaviour'. Different types of ASB are frequently observed within society.