(1)The local authority must consider any representations made by or on behalf of the recipient of a fixed penalty notice and decide in all the circumstances whether to withdraw the notice.
(2)Where a fixed penalty notice is withdrawn in accordance with subsection (1)—
(a)the local authority must give notice of the withdrawal to the person to whom the fixed penalty notice was given;
(b)the local authority must repay any amount which has been paid under the fixed penalty notice; and
(c)no proceedings are to be commenced or continued against that person for the offence in question.