R (on the application of Wandsworth London Borough Council) v South Western Magistrates’ Court [2003] All ER (D) 08 (May) HC

Reports relating to this case:

  • Inspectors confirm right to write

    Date:
    1 August 2003

    The High Court has confirmed the right of enforcing authorities to put questions in writing as part of an HSW Act investigation. An earlier magistrates' court hearing had interpreted the Act as meaning that inspectors' questions had to be put face to face.