561. Notice requiring remedial operations.

(B)     Remedial Operations, Compensation and Contribution

561.     Notice requiring remedial operations.

If it appears to a local authority1 that a disused tip2 situated wholly or partly within its area is unstable3 and for that reason constitutes or is likely to constitute a danger to members of the public, the authority may by notice in the prescribed form4 served5 on the owner6 require him to carry out, within a specified period7, such remedial operations8 as may be specified in the notice9. The notice may require such operations to be carried out on the tip itself, on the land