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Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 191: Service of purchase notice

This section enables a land owner, who claims their land is left without any reasonable beneficial use by virtue of a planning decision, to issue a purchase notice to seek to have a council acquire it. A purchase notice must be served within the time and manner specified by a development order.

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