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We understand that section 237 of the Town and County Planning Act 1990 has been repealed by section 206 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 (HPA 2016) and HPA 2016, Sch 19, paras 8–9. Does this apply in England and Wales so that the power to override an easements and other rights in Wales is now found in HPA 2016, s 203?

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Published on LexisPSL on 31/01/2018

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  • We understand that section 237 of the Town and County Planning Act 1990 has been repealed by section 206 of the Housing and Planning Act 2016 (HPA 2016) and HPA 2016, Sch 19, paras 8–9. Does this apply in England and Wales so that the power to override an easements and other rights in Wales is now found in HPA 2016, s 203?

Until 13 June 2016, section 237 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990) conferred powers to override easements and other rights benefitting adjoining land in connection with development.

From 13 June 2016 onwards, TCPA 1990, s 237 was repealed in both England and Wales by HPA 2

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