59. Enforcement of regulations concerning marketing of fertilisers.

59.     Enforcement of regulations concerning marketing of fertilisers.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Fertilisers and Ammonium Nitrate Material (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/601, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

Local authorities1 are empowered to appoint inspectors for the purpose of enforcing the EU Regulation relating to fertilisers and its implementing legislation2, and such an inspector may, at all reasonable times and on producing, if requested to do so, some duly authenticated document showing his authority, enter any premises3 for the purpose