306 Contributions by local authorities and statutory undertakers
306 Contributions by local authorities and statutory undertakers

(1)     Without prejudice to section 274 of the Highways Act 1980 (contributions by local authorities to expenses of highway authorities), any local authority may contribute towards any expenses incurred by a local highway authority—

(a)     in the acquisition of land under Part IX of this Act or Chapter V of Part I of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990,

(b)     in the construction or improvement of roads on land so acquired, or

(c)     in connection with any development required in the interests of the proper planning of the area of the local authority.

(2)     Any local authority and any statutory undertakers may contribute towards—