Town and Country Planning Act 1990

An Act to consolidate certain enactments relating to town and country planning (excluding special controls in respect of buildings and areas of special architectural or historic interest and in respect of hazardous substances) with amendments to give effect to recommendations of the Law Commission.

Section 237 prevents a neighbouring owner obtaining an injunction for a right to light injury where the development site has been appropriated by the local authority for planning purposes. It also alters the basis upon which compensation is assessed.