686. Matters influencing decisions on compulsory acquisition for allotments purposes.

686.     Matters influencing decisions on compulsory acquisition for allotments purposes.

In making an order1 for the compulsory acquisition of land2 for allotments3, either by purchase4 or hiring5, a council6 must:

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    (1)     have regard to the extent of land held or occupied in the locality by any owner or tenant and to the convenience of other property belonging to or occupied by the same owner or tenant7;

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    (2)     so far as is practicable avoid taking an undue or inconvenient quantity of land from any one owner or tenant