COVID-19 Law Allows Destruction Of Property, Buildings Or Vehicles Due To ‘Contamination’

Public Health (Control of Disease Act) 1984 [sections 45G, 45H and 45I]: local authorities can make an application to a Justice of the Peace in the Magistrates’ Court to impose restrictions or requirements to close contaminated premises; close public spaces in the area of the local authority; detain a conveyance or movable structure; disinfect or decontaminate premises; or order that a building, conveyance or structure be destroyed

COVID-19 contain framework: a guide for local decision-makers – GOV.UK