Part 3 of the London Local Authorities and Transport for London Act 2013 is the legislation giving London's highways authorities new powers to tackle builders skips contraventions. Whilst TEC has set the penalty levels, the levels must now be approved by the Secretary of State before they can be used by any highways authority.
Part 4 of the London Local Authorities Act 2007 establishes the Penalty Charge Notice system in London.
Schedule 4 of the London Local Authorities Act and Transport for London Act 2003 establishes a system of Fixed Penalty Notices for builders skips offences in London. Highways authorities adopting the powers in the 2013 Act repeal their ability to use Fixed Penalty Notices in their area.
The Highways Act 1980 (specifically sections 139 to 140C) give highways authorities in England powers to control builders skips and prosecute owners for non-compliance. Highways authorities adopting the powers in the 2013 Act repeal their ability to prosecute skip owners in their area.
The Penalty Charges Enforcement (London) Regulations 2012 sets out the Lord Chancellor's Regulations on the use of Charge Certificates.
The Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (England) Representations and Appeals Regulations 2007 apply in relation to representations, appeals, and adjucators.