Grounds of appeal - Waste receptacles

These are the only grounds - or reasons - on which you may appeal against a Penalty Charge Notice issued in relation to Waste Receptacles

  1. There was no failure to comply with the requirements in respect of which the penalty charge was alleged to have become payable;
  2. The receptacles in which household waste is placed for collection from the premises are adequate;
  3. There was a reasonable excuse for the failure to comply with the said requirement;
  4. In the case of a failure to comply with any requirement relating to the periods during which receptacles should be placed on a highway, no sign relating to those requirements was displayed on the side of the road as required;
  5. The requirement is unreasonable;
  6. The penalty charge exceeded the amount applicable in the circumstances of the case;
  7. The recipient:
    - Never was the occupier of the premises in question; or
    - Had ceased to be their occupier before the date on which the penalty charge became payable; or
    - Became the occupier after that date.
    AND has provided a statement of the name and address of the occupier (if that information is in the recipient's possession).