Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 332 (Jul)
Court: Chancery Division

Nicholas Strauss QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Representation Jonathan Brock QC (instructed by Fuglers) for the claimant.
  Sara Hargreaves (instructed by Mark Norman) for the local authority.
Judgment Dates: 23 July 2002


Specific performance - Contract for sale of land - Construction - Contract for sale of certain property requiring claimant to seek planning permission - Claimant failing to obtain relevant planning permission - Claimant subsequently seeking specific performance of contract - Whether contract entitling claimant to complete purchase before obtaining planning permission - Whether permission should be granted.

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