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Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 36: Duration of simplified planning zone scheme

This section provides that a simplified planning zone scheme shall last for a period of ten years from the date when it was adopted by a council or approved by the Department.  Upon expiry of the scheme, the planning permission granted by the scheme shall no longer have effect except where development authorised by it has already been commenced.

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