562. Effect of notice requiring remedial operations.

562.     Effect of notice requiring remedial operations.

If, without reasonable excuse, the owner1 of a disused tip2 on whom is served a notice3 requiring remedial operations4 fails to carry out those operations within the period specified5 or any extension of that period6, he is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding level 5 on the standard scale7.

Where any such notice requires the owner of a disused tip to carry out remedial operations on any land not in his occupation but in which he has an estate or interest superior to that of the occupier8, then,