Section 1 - gave local authorities the ability to introduce fees (both on application and an annual licence fee
Section 2 - gave local authorities discretion on whether to issue or transfer site licence
Section 3 - appeals to site licence conditions will go to the Residential Property Tribunal instead of the Magistrates Court
Section 4 - gave local authorities the ability to serve a compliance notice where there are one or more breaches of site licence conditions
Section 5 - gave local authorities the ability to carry out works where the licence holder has failed to do so, this includes the recovery of costs
Sections 6 & 7 - amend details in relation to appeals, operative periods, recovery of expenses and the Residential Tribunal
Section 8 of the Mobile Homes Act 2013 has not yet been implemented but states that a licence holder should be a “fit and proper person”. Further information regarding this section of the act will be published when it comes into effect.