Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2001] All ER (D) 86 (Feb)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Potter, Sedley and Jonathan Parker LJJ

Representation David Holgate QC (instructed by Foot Anstey Sargent) for Plymouth City Airport Ltd.
  Robert Jay (instructed by Richard Buxton) for T.
Judgment Dates: 8 February 2001

Catchwords

Town and country planning - Compensation - Depreciation of land values - Runway or apron alterations to airport - Secretary of State issuing certificate - Airport challenging issue of certificate - Dismissal of application to quash certificate - Whether conditions for issue of certificate fulfilled - ss 9, 15(2).

The Case

On the facts of the instant case, the requirements of s9 of the had been fulfilled and the Secretary of State had been correct in issuing a certificate which would enable owners of neighbouring property to an airport to obtain compensation.

Practice Areas

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