We have the power to seize a vehicle, trailer or mobile plant and their contents if we believe it is being used for – or will be used for – waste crimes such as fly-tipping.
When we can seize a vehicle
We will seize a vehicle if it has been:
- used to dump waste illegally – fly-tipping
- used to transfer waste while driven by someone not registered as a waste carrier
- used to transfer waste to someone not registered as a waste carrier
- used at a site that is breaking the rules of an environmental permit
Vehicles we have seized
We list details below of vehicles we have seized that can still be claimed.
|Vehicle description||White Ford Transit caged van|
|Registration number||YC09 HWX|
|Date vehicle was seized||6 November 2019|
|Time vehicle was seized||6:30am|
|Place vehicle was seized||St Margarets Avenue, Stanford-le-Hope, SS17 0EL|
|Legal powers used||Section 34b of the Environmental Protection Act 1990|
|Any claim must be made before||Friday 6 December 2019|
For information on claiming a seized vehicle, go to claiming your vehicle.