[196B Right to enter under warrant]
[196B Right to enter under warrant]

[(1)     If it is shown to the satisfaction of a justice of the peace on sworn information in writing—

(a)     that there are reasonable grounds for entering any land for any of the purposes mentioned in section 196A(1) or (2); and

(b)     that—

(i)     admission to the land has been refused, or a refusal is reasonably apprehended; or

(ii)     the case is one of urgency,

the justice may issue a warrant authorising any person duly authorised in writing by a local planning authority or, as the case may be, the Secretary of State to enter the land.