Litigation Recent Decisions 25/07/95

Noise level condition in planning permission

London Borough of Hillingdon and Secretary of State for Environment v Tesco Stores(1995)

QBD 13/7/95

Summary: Council's application to quash planning condition requiring the erection of an acoustic fence on the ground of the difficulty of giving effect to the condition.

Application under Part XII Town and Country Planning Act 1990 by Hillingdon Borough Council area planning authority to quash the decision of the first respondent's planning inspector in allowing an appeal by the second respondent against a restriction in permission for the erection of District Shopping Centre requiring the second respon- dent's superstore to close on Sundays and bank holidays.