Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 307 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 05
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Thorpe, Laws LJJ and Morland J

Representation Beverley Lang QC (instructed by Richard McAdam)) for Anglian Water Services Ltd.
  Gerard Clarke (instructed by Anne Bosnan) for the Environment Agency.
Judgment Dates: 31 January 2002


Public health - Sewerage - Provision of public sewers - Duty to provide a public sewer 'in a particular locality' - Whether duty to provide public sewer to all premises in particular locality - s 101A(1).

The Case

On the true construction of s101A(1) of the the words 'premises in a particular locality', notwithstanding that they meant the same as the words 'the premises in question' in s101A(2) (a), (b) and (c), did not necessarily import all the premises situated in the locality.

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