Town planning and the The Caravan Sites & Control of Development Act 1960


Posted by Justin Allitt in Park Home & Holiday Home law, April 22, 2013

The Caravan Sites & Control of Development Act 1960 establishes a licensing requirement for caravan parks which runs in parallel with – but is separate from – the town planning process. You cannot lawfully operate a Park Home Estate without both a planning permission and a site licence. In some respects the two means of control overlap, but the fundamental distinction is that planning deals with whether or not the use of land for the purpose of a caravan […]


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