625. Punishment and enforcement where procedures not complied with.

Any person who begins or carries out an uncultivated land project (or in Wales, a project on semi-natural and/or uncultivated land)1 or a restructuring project2 in breach of the requirement for a screening decision3 or the requirement for consent4 is guilty of an offence5, and may be served with a stop notice6 or a remediation notice7, contravention of which is also an offence