|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 539|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Roch, Otton and Pill LJJ
|Representation||Meyric Lewis (instructed by Sharpe Pritchard) for the council.|
|Alice Robinson (instructed by the Treasury Solicitor) for the Secretary of State.|
|Judgment Dates:||26 May 1999|
Town and country planning - Planning permission - Listed building consent - Planning authority considering that applications lacking sufficient detail and therefore invalid - Planning authority failing to determine applications - Applicant appealing to Secretary of State on ground that planning authority failing to determine applications within requisite time period - Whether Secretary of State having jurisdiction to entertain appeals where planning authority had decided applications were invalid - - .