278. Penalty charge notice for breach of duty to belong to approved redress scheme.

278.     Penalty charge notice for breach of duty to belong to approved redress scheme.

If an enforcement authority1 other than the lead enforcement authority2 believes that a person has engaged (or is engaging) in estate agency work3 in relation to residential property4 in breach of the duty to be a member of an approved redress scheme5, it must notify the lead enforcement authority6. If a duly authorised officer of an enforcement authority believes that a person has engaged (or is engaging) in estate agency work in relation to residential property in breach of the statutory duty, he