[196A Rights to enter without warrant]
[196A Rights to enter without warrant]

[(1)     Any person duly authorised in writing by a local planning authority may at any reasonable hour enter any land—

(a)     to ascertain whether there is or has been any breach of planning control on the land or any other land;

(b)     to determine whether any of the powers conferred on a local planning authority by this Part should be exercised in relation to the land or any other land;

(c)     to determine how any such power should be exercised in relation to the land or any other land;

(d)     to ascertain whether there has been compliance with any requirement imposed as a result of any such power having been exercised in relation to the land or any other land,