Under the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 it is illegal for a business to advertise two or more vehicles for sale on the street or in lay-bys within 500 metres of each other. If you believe that a business is selling two or more vehicles within this distance please contact us using the details below. On conviction the business may be fined up to £2,500.
It is not illegal for an individual to advertise their own car for sale on the public highway.
Where any vehicle is causing a complete obstruction please contact the Police on their non-emergency number, 101. Please note, it is not illegal for your driveway to be blocked if it is empty.