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Draft Scrap Metal Dealers Policy

This consultation closes on Friday 13 August, 2021.

Swale Borough Council is proposing to adopt a Policy in relation to its licensing responsibilities under the Scrap Metal Dealers Act 2013.

The provision of a policy aims to provide residents, applicants and other agencies with a benchmark of the licensing authority’s expectations and will assist them in understanding statutory requirements.

The Council has prepared a draft Policy and now wishes to carry out consultation on this document with relevant parties and the general public.

You can download the draft policy (PDF 330kb).

The Council is keen to receive comments on the draft document, which will be considered before the finalised Policy is adopted.  If you would like to make any comments on the draft Policy, you can email them to:

Alternatively comments can be submitted in writing to:

Swale Borough Council ,Licensing Section, Swale House, East Street, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 3HT.

This consultation will remain open until: Friday 13 August 2021.

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