Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 458 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 1116
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Pill, Mummery LJJ and Nelson J

Representation David Holgate QC (instructed by Masons) for the claimant.
  Robert McCracken and Adam Solomon (instructed by Peter Clark) for the authority.
Judgment Dates: 30 July 2002


Town and country planning - Development plan - Local plan - Local planning authority adopting local plan containing policy on social housing - Authority subsequently adopting supplementary planning guidance on social housing - Whether local authority purporting to alter policy as set out in local plan.

The Case

A local planning authority had not, by adopting Supplementary Planning Guidance on social housing, altered its policy as set out in its local plan.

Practice Areas

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