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The Planning(Northern Ireland) Order 1991


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Article 87(3).


1.  References to the Ministry or to the council shall be construed as references to the Department within the meaning of this Order.

2.  References to Schedule 6 to the [1972 c. 9 (N.I.)] Local Government Act (Northern Ireland) 1972 shall be construed as references to that Schedule as modified by this Schedule.

3.  Omit paragraph 1 of that Schedule.

4.  In paragraph 2 of that Schedule—

(a)for the words “Notice of the application” substitute the words “Notice of the Department’s intention to acquire the land compulsorily”;

(b)omit the words “in such form and manner as the Ministry directs”;

(c)in sub-paragraph (c) for the words “as may be prescribed” substitute the words “as the Department considers fit”.

5.  In paragraph 3(1)(b) after the word “held” insert the words “by the planning appeals commission or by any other person”.

6.  In paragraph 4 omit the words from “and may provide” onwards.

7.  In paragraph 5—

(a)in sub-paragraph (1)(a) omit the words “in the prescribed form and manner”;

(b)in sub-paragraph (1)(b) the two references to the said Act of 1972 shall be construed as references to this Order;

(c)in sub-paragraph (1)(d) omit the words “in the prescribed form”;

(d)in sub-paragraph (2) for the words “as may be prescribed” substitute the words “as the Department considers fit”.

8.  in paragraph 6(2) for the words “fund out of which the expenses of the council in acquiring the land are to be defrayed” substitute the words “Consolidated Fund” and for the words “out of the compensation fund” substitute the words “made by the Department”.

9.  In paragraph 11(3) omit the words “in the prescribed form”.

10.  In paragraph 12—

(a)in sub-paragraph (1) omit the words “such” and “as may be prescribed”;

(b)in sub-paragraph (2) for the words from “clerk” to “directs” substitute the words “Department as correct, and publish”.

11.  In paragraph 14(1) omit the words “in the prescribed form”.

12.  In paragraph 15(1) for the words “in the prescribed form” substitute the words “in such form as may be approved by the Department”.

13.  Omit paragraph 19.

14.  Omit paragraph 20(2).

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