Stopping up and diverting highways

Stopping up and diverting highways guidance:

Purpose Highways can be stopped up if the area of highway is no longer needed, or when the land is needed for a development to take place. When a road is 'stopped up' it...

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What is section 247 and when may it be used? Section 247 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990) grants a discretionary power to the Secretary of State to...

Practice Note

What is s 257? Section 257 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990) applies to footpaths, bridleways and restricted byways affected by development. It allows...

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