Enforcement of the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013
Dear FOI team,
I would like to make the following requests under the Freedom of Information Act.
1. How many visits have your Local Authority Officers made to licensed Scrap Metal Dealers in order to enforce the provisions of the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 since October 2018?
2 How many closure orders have been issued or enforcement actions undertaken by yourselves against scrap metal dealers, both mobile and site-based, since October 2018?
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Dear Mr Bridge,
Freedom of Information Request Ref No: 150/2020
Thank you for your email of 26 February 2020 where you requested information on Scrap Metal site inspections and closure orders/enforcement actions against scrap metal dealers in South Staffordshire. I apologise for the delay in responding to your FOI request. Please find my response below:
1. How many visits have your Local Authority Officers made to licensed Scrap Metal Dealers in order to enforce the provisions of the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013 since October 2018? None
2 How many closure orders have been issued or enforcement actions undertaken by yourselves against scrap metal dealers, both mobile and site-based, since October 2018? Four
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