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Explanatory Memorandum to Waste (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) Order 2007

Article 11 – Daily fine for offence under Article 27 of the 1997 Order

Under Article 27 of the 1997 Order, the Department may give directions as to the management of controlled waste. Any person who fails, without reasonable excuse, to comply with such a direction, is guilty of an offence and liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale (currently £5,000).

Article 11 amends Article 27 of the 1997 Order to make provision for a continuing daily offence of failure to comply with a notice served under Article 27.

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