535. Enforcement by wildlife inspectors.

535.     Enforcement by wildlife inspectors.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/579, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

A wildlife inspector1 may, at all reasonable times, enter and inspect any premises other than a dwelling for the purpose of ascertaining whether a species offence2 is being or has been committed; or for the purpose of verifying any statement or representation made, or document or information supplied, by an occupier of the premises in