Can immunity from planning enforcement action be obtained by deceit? (Supreme Court)
Resource type: Legal update: case report
Published on 13-Apr-2011
In Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and another v Welwyn Hatfield Borough Council  UKSC 15, the Supreme Court held that a landowner was not entitled to a certificate of lawfulness of existing use or development where he had intentionally deceived the council.
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