New Legislation March 2021

ENFORCEMENT, ENGLAND AND WALES TAKING CONTROL OF GOODS THE TAKING CONTROL OF GOODS (AMENDMENT) (CORONAVIRUS) REGULATIONS 2021

Coming into force – 25th March 2021.

Citation, commencement, extent and saving provision.

(1)These Regulations may be cited as the Taking Control of Goods (Amendment)(Coronavirus) Regulations 2021 and come into force on 25th March 2021.

These Regulations extend to England and Wales.

Nothing in these Regulations affects any enforcement action taken prior to the coming into force of these Regulations.

Amendments to the Taking Control of Goods Regulations 2013

Regulation 52 of the Taking Control of Goods Regulations 2013(b) is amended as follows.

For sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) of paragraph (2), substitute— (a) 457 days’ rent where the notice of enforcement is given on or before 23rd June 2021; and (b) 554 days’ rent where the notice of enforcement is given on or after 24th June 2021.

For sub-paragraphs (a) and (b) of paragraph (2A), substitute— (a) 457 days’ rent where the goods are taken control of for the first time on or before 23rd June 2021; and (b) 554 days’ rent where the goods are taken control of for the first time on or after 24th June 2021.