A person found guilty of either of these offences can face a fine of up to £2,500. A fixed penalty notice can be given.

Selling vehicles on the street

Selling 2 or more vehicles on roads within 500 metres of each other is an offence. This is to stop people who from running a business and using the road as a showroom. Doing so can take up valuable parking space.

Repairing vehicles on the street

Repairing vehicles on a road may be an offence. This is to stop people who use the road as a workshop. Doing so can be a danger to other people and the local environment, for example through oil spills. It also takes up parking space.