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Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 - Act Chapter 5 2004

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Act Chapter 5 20041

  1. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/5/contents

Title

Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 - Act Chapter 5 2004

Description

The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 is a key element of the Government’s agenda for speeding up the planning system. The provisions introduce powers which allow for the reform and speeding up of the plans system and an increase in the predictability of planning decisions, the speeding up of the handling of major infrastructure projects and the need for simplified planning zones to be identified in the strategic plan for a region.

    Related Information

    Act Chapter 5 20041 (PDF)

    Explanatory Notes2 (HTML)

    Explanatory Notes3 (PDF)

    1. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/5/pdfs/ukpga_20040005_en.pdf
    2. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/5/notes/contents
    3. http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/2004/5/pdfs/ukpgaen_20040005_en.pdf

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