If something arises that requires the postponement or curtailment of an inspection visit, this is not a lack of cooperation provided arrangements are made for continuing with the inspection at a later time when it is convenient for both parties.
There would, however, be a failure to cooperate if the occupier:-
If the occupier refuses to agree a date and time for the inspection visit, the officer is likely to consider arranging for an unannounced visit.
If entry is refused the officer must withdraw – they have no right of entry. Their next action will depend on whether or not the inspection visit was approved by the Tribunal:-