182 Enforcement by the Secretary of State
182 Enforcement by the Secretary of State

(1)     If it appears to the Secretary of State to be expedient that an enforcement notice should be issued in respect of any land, he may issue such a notice.

(2)     The Secretary of State shall not issue such a notice without consulting the local planning authority.

(3)     An enforcement notice issued by the Secretary of State shall have the same effect as a notice issued by the local planning authority.