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How can I help with this please?
I have made an offer as you requested.
Or we can carry on online?
Ok. So how can I help with this please?
Yes, I've read the facts.
What is your question about this please?
Did you send the SORN recorded delivery?
Did you send the confirmation recorded delivery?
Ok. That will be their issue then.
In those circumstances, I can't really give you good news.
The reality is that you didn't comply with their request so the vehicle wasn't SORNed. I realise you were abroad but these are offences of strict liability and there is caselaw that says that a person abroad should keep tabs on their post in the UK.
You can always ask them to review the public interest of this prosecution. Maybe they will. Maybe not.
You are obviously taking a risk though as you would have to go to court to do that and then if you lost you would end up paying far more than £80.
Can I clarify anything for you?
All the best.