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Land Development Values (Compensation) Act (Northern Ireland) 1965

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  1. Introductory Text


    1. 1.Development value of land.

    2. 2.Meaning of “unrestricted” and “restricted” value.

    3. 3.Basis of calculation of restricted and unrestricted values of land.

    4. 4.Land held by public bodies.

    5. 5.Applications for ascertainment of development value.

    6. 6.Restrictions on determination of Part I applications.

    7. 7.Regulations as to Part I applications.


    1. Attribution of development value to land

      1. 8.Interpretation (Part II).

      2. 9.Reduction or extinguishment of development value following planning compensation.

      3. 10.Reduction or extinguishment of development value on initiation of new development.

      4. 11.Reduction or extinguishment of development value following severance or injurious affection.

      5. 12.Supplementary provisions as to deductions from development value.

      6. 13.Information relating to development value.

    2. Right to compensation

      1. 14.Right to compensation arising out of certain planning decisions.

      2. 15.Exclusion of compensation in certain cases.

      3. 16.Exclusion of compensation where permission for alternative development is available.

    3. Measure of compensation

      1. 17.Amount of compensation.

      2. 18.Assessment of depreciation.

      3. 19.Further provisions as to calculation of depreciation.

      4. 20.Claims for compensation.

      5. 21.Apportionment of compensation.

      6. 22.Payment of compensation.

      7. 23.Determination of claims.

      8. 24.Recovery of compensation on subsequent development.

      9. 25.Amounts repayable in relation to balances of development value.


    1. 26.Compensation where planning permission is revoked or modified.

    2. 27.Registration and apportionment of compensation for depreciation.

    3. S. 28 rep. by 2001 c. 2 (NI)

    4. 29.Compensation for planning decisions restricting development other than new development.

    5. 30.Public bodies in relation to compensation under section 26.

    6. 31.Reference of disputes under Part III to the Lands Tribunal.


    1. S. 32 rep. by 2001 c. 2 (NI)

    2. 33.Calculation of value.

    3. Ss. 34‐36 rep. by 1972 NI 17

    4. 37.Application of s.24 to compensation payable otherwise than under Part II.

    5. Ss. 38, 39 rep. by 2001 c. 2 (NI)

    6. 40.Powers of entry.

    7. 41.Regulations, etc.

    8. 42.Expenses.

    9. 43.Interpretation.

    10. S. 44 spent

    11. S. 45, with Schedule 5, effects repeals

    12. 46.Short title.


    1. SCHEDULE 1


      1. 1.(1) The carrying out of any of the following works,...

      2. 2.The use as two or more separate dwelling houses of...

      3. 3.(1) Subject to sub-paragraph (2), the enlargement, improvement or other...

      4. Para. 4 rep. by 1972 NI 17

      5. 5.The getting, on land held or occupied with land used...

      6. 6.In the case of a building or other land which,...

      7. 7.In the case of any building or other land which,...

      8. 8.The deposit of waste materials or refuse in connection with...

      9. 9.For the purposes of this Schedule cubic content shall be...

      10. 10.Where, after the passing of this Act—

      11. 11.For the purposes of paragraph 3— (a) the erection, on...

      12. 12.(1) In this Schedule “at a material date” means at...

    2. SCHEDULE 2


      1. PART I General

        1. 1.(1) In this Schedule— “article” means an article of any...

        2. 2.(1) Where a group of contiguous or adjacent buildings used...

      2. PART II Use Classes

        1. 1.Use as a shop for any purpose except as—

        2. 2.Use as an office for any purpose.

        3. 3.Use as a light industrial building for any purpose.

        4. 4.Use as a general industrial building for any purpose.

        5. 5.(1) Use for any work which is registrable under the...

        6. 6.Use for any of the following processes so far as...

        7. 7.Use, so far as not included in paragraph 5, for...

        8. 8.Use for any of the following purposes, so far as...

        9. 9.Use for carrying on any of following industries, businesses or...

        10. 10.Use as a wholesale warehouse or repository for any purpose....

        11. 11.Use as a boarding or guest house, a residential club,...

        12. 12.Use as a residential or boarding school or a residential...

        13. 13.Use as a building for public worship or religious instruction...

        14. 14.Use as a home or institution providing for the boarding,...

        15. 15.Use (other than residentially) as a health centre, a school...

        16. 16.Use as an art gallery (other than for business purposes),...

        17. 17.Use as a theatre, a cinema, a music hall, a...

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