Russell v Coventry and Solihull Waste Disposal Co Ltd: CA 11 Jun 1998

For a site supplying several services including waste management and lesser electricity generation, the primary purpose governed its rating, and the site did not have the exemptions from commercial rates which were allowed to generator sites. An explanatory note may be referred to as an aid to construction where the statutory instrument to which it is attached is ambiguous.


Times 11-Jun-1998, [1999] 1 WLR 2093


Gas and Electricity Industries (Rateable Values) (Amendment) Order 1990 (1990 No 804)


England and Wales

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CitedRegina v Montila and Others HL 25-Nov-2004
The defendants faced charges under the two Acts. They raised as a preliminary issue whether it is necessary for the Crown to prove that the property being converted was in fact the proceeds, in the case of the 1994 Act, of drug trafficking and, in . .
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Rating, Utilities

Updated: 11 May 2022; Ref: scu.88925