Nationally Significant Infrastructure Projects - Advice Note Four: Section 52: obtaining information about interests in land (Planning Act 2008)

This advice note sets out how to apply to authorise an applicant to serve a written notice which requires the recipient to provide information to an applicant about interests in land.

Applies to England and Wales


Nationally significant infrastructure projects - Advice Note Four: Annexes

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A section 52 (s52) authorisation request (s52 of the PA2008) and any subsequent notice served under s52 relate to information about interests in land.

A number of authorisation requests received by the Planning Inspectorate to date have been submitted with insufficient information, resulting in delays in determination. Applicants should ensure they provide all of the information detailed in this advice note to prevent such delays.

Published 1 March 2017