Electrical waste: retailer and distributor responsibilities
5. If you don't comply
If you fail to comply with the waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) regulations, you can be prosecuted and fined up to £5,000 at a magistrates’ court, or get an unlimited fine from a Crown Court.
You may sometimes get warning letters and formal cautions before a prosecution.
You can report someone who’s breaking the regulations to Regulatory Delivery.
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