(This note is not part of the Order)

To the extent they are not already in force, this Order brings sections 28(2)(c) and 50 of the Planning etc. (Scotland) Act 2006 (“the Act”) into force on 26th November 2010 for all purposes and sections 16(c), 23, 24, 28(1)(d), (2)(a) and (b) and (3) to (6), 54(11)(b)(ii), (17)(a)(iv) and (b) and (18)(a) and (b)(i) into force for all purposes on 1st February 2011. The Order also commences on 1st February 2011 the provisions of section 56 and the schedule to the Act to the extent that they repeal sections 163 and 252(2)(a) of the Town and Country Planning (Scotland) Act 1997 (c.8).