Application for leave to appeal – interaction of planning system and section 278.
Hobhouse LJ, Schiemann LJ
 EWCA Civ 1568
Highways Act 1980 278
England and Wales
Appeal from – Regina v Warwickshire County Council Ex Parte Powergen Plc QBD 9-Jan-1997
The power to incorporate highway works in planning agreements is limited to subject land. Forbes J said: ‘It is common ground that the new Section 278 was intended to fit into and play its part in the overall legislative system for the controlled . .
Leave to Appeal granted – Regina v Warwickshire County Council ex parte Powergen Plc CA 31-Jul-1997
The council as highway authority had objected to a development on the grounds of road safety. The application was subsequently approved by the Secretary of State, but the Council sought to maintain its safety objection.
Held: The highway . .
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Updated: 17 March 2021; Ref: scu.141964