281. Power to make orders prohibiting unfit persons doing estate agency work.

(v)     Prohibition of Unfit Persons

281.     Power to make orders prohibiting unfit persons doing estate agency work.

Where the lead enforcement authority1 is satisfied that a person is unfit to carry on estate agency work2, either generally or in relation to a specific activity, it may make an order prohibiting that person from carrying on estate agency work at all or from engaging in a particular aspect of such work3. Matters specifically relating to the business of estate agency must be taken into account in determining whether a person is unfit to carry on estate agency work4, and