Policy and Legislation

Circular: 15/91 Comp and C/Purch

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Circular 15/91 - This document is not currently available online.

Sep 91

DoE 15/91 and WO 50/91 (4 Sept 1991)

This circular describes the provisions of part three and section 80 of the Planning and Compensation Act, 1991. These make changes to the land compensation code and compensation purchase procedure with the intention of enhancing fairness and efficiency.

Notable changes include a broadening of entitlement to a home loss payment and an increase in the amount payable to owner occupants. Further advance payments are also introduced.