309. Legislation relating to planning and buildings.

309.     Legislation relating to planning and buildings.

Financial assistance may be made available for factories in development areas, and land may be compulsorily acquired there for the establishment of industrial undertakings1. Factories, shops and offices must comply with the town and country planning legislation2.

The construction of factory buildings may be regulated3, and, for example, the height of chimneys must be approved by the relevant local authority4. The Building Act 1984, 5the Building Regulations 20106 and the approved documents7 which contain substantive provisions supporting those regulations are