139 Action by council on whom purchase notice is served
139 Action by council on whom purchase notice is served

(1)     The council on whom a purchase notice is served shall serve on the owner by whom the purchase notice was served a notice (a “response notice”) stating either—

(a)     that the council are willing to comply with the purchase notice; or

(b)     that another local authority or statutory undertakers specified in the response notice have agreed to comply with it in their place; or