513. Forfeiture orders in regard to machinery.

An enforcement authority1 in England and Wales may apply for an order for the forfeiture of any machinery2 or partly completed machinery3 on the grounds that there has been a contravention of the regulations imposing the general obligations and prohibition under the Supply of Machinery (Safety) Regulations 20084 in relation to it5. An application for such an order may be made to a magistrates' court: (1) where proceedings have been brought in that court in respect of an offence6 in relation to some or all of the machinery or partly completed machinery; (2) where an application with respect to