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Illegal Business Riverdale Road

Reported via mobile in the Pavements/footpaths category anonymously at 22:25, Tuesday 20 July 2021

Sent to Royal Borough of Greenwich less than a minute later

The mechanic business based of Riverdale and Saunders Road is STILL operating on the public footpath/highway causing an obstruction and illegal works. This is totally unacceptable as you’re by now aware as I have reported this numerous times and I have asked you to deal with the issue.

THE CLEAN NEIGHBOURHOODS AND ENVIRONMENT ACT 2005 (“the Act”)

NUISANCE PARKING 1. Offences These offences are aimed at businesses that use the public road as a 'showroom' and people who use the road as a 'workshop'. • Section 3 of the Act makes it an offence for a person to park motor vehicles on a road or roads, where the vehicles are parked merely in order to be sold. The offence is committed if there are two or more vehicles within 500 metres of each other. The maximum fine on summary conviction is level 4 (currently £2,500) on the standard scale; • Section 4 makes it an offence to carry out "restricted works" to vehicles on a road. "Restricted Works" covers repair, maintenance, servicing, improving or the dismantling of a motor vehicle or any part or accessory. The maximum fine is level 4 on the standard scale on summary conviction.

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  • Still an ongoing problem

    Posted anonymously at 10:29, Wednesday 18 August 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

  • Still ongoing

    Posted anonymously at 16:03, Friday 17 September 2021
    Still open, via questionnaire

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