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Builders skips

New legislation has created a civil enforcement process for builders skips.

The London Local Authorities Act 2013 created new provisions for London's highways authorities (that is the 32 boroughs, the City of London and TfL) to introduce a new method of civil enforcement for builders skips. London Councils has set the penalty levels which can now be adopted by highways authorities. 

Builders skips - what's the problem?

Builders skips can pose a road safety hazard. 

The role of London Councils in setting builders skips penalties

London Councils has set the penalty levels which can now be adopted by highways authorities. 

Information about the consultations

Two public consultation were run asking about penalty levels for builders' skips.

Useful links

Links to the legislation are provided on this page.