Housing and Regeneration Act 2008

Prospective

218Exercise of enforcement powersE+W
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(1)This section applies where the regulator is deciding—

(a)whether to exercise a power under this Chapter,

(b)which power under this Chapter to exercise, or

(c)how to exercise a power under this Chapter.

(2)The regulator shall consider—

(a)the desirability of registered providers being free to choose how to provide services and conduct business;

(b)whether the failure or other problem concerned is serious or trivial;

(c)whether the failure or other problem is a recurrent or isolated incident;

(d)the speed with which the failure or other problem needs to be addressed.