Conservation in UK Law

  • Edinburgh Council (City of) v Secretary of State for Scotland
    • House of Lords
    • 16 October 1997
    ... ... The details of the procedure are set out in the Town and Country Planning (Listed Buildings and Buildings in Conservation Areas) (Scotland) Regulations 1975 ( S.I. 1975 No. 2069 ) as amended by the Town and Country Planning (Listed Buildings and Buildings in ... ...
  • Save Britain's Heritage v Number 1 Poultry Ltd
    • House of Lords
    • 28 February 1991
    ... ... The site as a whole lies within the Bank conservation area designated as such under section 277 of the Act of 1971 ... 2 The owners wish to demolish the existing buildings on the site and erect in ... ...
  • Berkeley v Secretary of State for the Environment Transport and the Regions and Another
    • House of Lords
    • 06 July 2000
    ... ... of other organisations, including the National Rivers Authority ("NRA"), which was at that time the statutory body responsible for conservation issues concerning the Thames. The NRA was at first opposed to the scheme for reasons similar to those of the London Ecology Unit. Eventually, ... ...
  • R (Morge) v Hampshire County Council
    • Supreme Court
    • 19 January 2011
    ... ... 3 Issue two concerns the proper application of regulation 3(4) of the Conservation (Natural Habitats, etc) Regulations 1994 SI 1994/2716 (as amended first by the Amendment Regulations 2007 and then the Amendment Regulations ... ...
  • South Lakeland District Council v Secretary of State for the Environment and Another
    • House of Lords
    • 30 January 1992
    ... ... or historic interest the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance" and to designate such areas as conservation areas. The Secretary of State has a concurrent power of designation after consultation with a local planning authority. Section 277(8) provides: ... ...
  • R (on the application of Champion) v North Norfolk District Council and another
    • Supreme Court
    • 22 July 2015
    ... ... 2 The river is a Special Area of Conservation, part of the EU Natura 2000 network of sites, and thus entitled to special protection as a "European site" under the EU Habitats Directive (Directive ... ...
  • Palmer v Herefordshire Council and Another
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 04 November 2016
    ... ... only, namely that the Council had failed to comply with its statutory duty under section 66(1) of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 ... 2 The judge described the proposed development thus: "The proposed development ... ...
  • R v North Yorkshire County Council, ex parte Brown and Another
    • House of Lords
    • 11 February 1999
    ... ... LORD HOFFMANN My Lords, ... 5 Preston-under-Scar is a village in North Yorkshire, designated as a Conservation Area. It lies just outside the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Near the village is Wensley Quarry, from which limestone has been extracted for many ... ...
  • R Nigel Mott v Environment Agency David Merrett (Interested Party)
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 17 June 2016
    ... ... it considered that it was necessary to do so for the protection of the salmon fisheries in the River Wye, which is a Special Area of Conservation ("SAC") under the Habitats Directive, Council Directive 92/43/EEC. It had assessed that: (a) the Severn estuary fisheries exploited a mixed stock, ... ...
  • R (on the application of Graham Williams) v Powys County Council Colin Bagley (Interested Party)
    • Court of Appeal (Civil Division)
    • 09 June 2017
    ... ... second ground is whether the county council erred in failing to perform the duty in section 66(1) of the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 ("the Listed Buildings Act") – to have special regard to the desirability of preserving the setting of a listed building. And if it ... ...
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