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Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004


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Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004

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The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (Chapter 5) makes provision relating to spatial development and town and country planning; and the compulsory acquisition of land. It was a key element in the Government's agenda for speeding up the planning system.

A copy of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as enacted) is provided for information and can be downloaded from the document downloads area of this page. Further information on the 2004 Act and amendment(s) to it are provided on the National Archives website, a link is provided under the useful website area on this page.