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Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 73: Orders requiring discontinuance of use of alteration or removal of buildings or works

A council can issue an order requiring a particular land use to stop or require buildings to be removed or altered. The NI Housing Executive has a duty to house anyone whose place of residence is displaced if there is no reasonable alternative accommodation.

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