1 Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Street Works (Inspection Fees) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2007 and shall come into force on 1st April 2007.

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Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2007: see above.

2 Preliminary

2Preliminary

The Street Works (Inspection Fees) (England) Regulations 2002 shall be further amended as follows.

NOTES
Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2007: see reg 1.

3 Amendment to regulation 3 (inspection fees)

3Amendment to regulation 3 (inspection fees)

In regulation 3, in paragraphs (1) and (8), for “£21.00” there shall be substituted “£24.00”.

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Initial Commencement
Specified date

Specified date: 1 April 2007: see reg 1.

Signature

Signed by authority of the Secretary of State for Transport

G Merron

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State,

Department for Transport

28th February 2007

EXPLANATORY NOTE

EXPLANATORY NOTE (This note is not part of the Regulations)

These Regulations amend the Street Works (Inspection Fees) (England) Regulations 2002 so as to increase the fee payable by undertakers for inspections of their work by street authorities in England under regulation 3 of those Regulations.

The fee for such inspections, which was last altered in April 2004, is increased by 14.3% from £21 to £24.

A full regulatory impact assessment of the effect that this instrument will have on the costs of business and the voluntary sector is available from the Department for Transport, Zone 3/23, Great Minster House, 76 Marsham Street, London SW1P 4DR (Tel: 020 7944 2978) and is annexed to the Explanatory Memorandum which is available alongside the instrument on the OPSI website. Both the Explanatory Memorandum and the assessment may also be found by visiting the Department's website at www.dft.gov.uk.