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Forestry Act (Northern Ireland) 2010

Section 17 – Compensation on refusal of felling licence

Any compensation payable will be based on the depreciation of the value of trees attributable to deterioration in the quality of the timber as a result of the refusal of a felling licence. Disputed compensation will be dealt with by the Lands Tribunal.

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