Lands Tribunal


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Lands Tribunal

a tribunal set up under the Lands Tribunal Act 1949 with jurisdiction to determine questions relating, inter alia, to:
  1. (i) compensation for the compulsory purchase of land; and
  2. (ii) the extinguishment or modification of restrictive covenants under Section 84 of the Law of Property Act 1925. In Scotland, the Lands Tribunal for Scotland discharges corresponding functions.
Collins Dictionary of Law © W.J. Stewart, 2006
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Any dispute about entitlement to compensation would be considered by the Lands Tribunal."
'Some of these orders have been opposed and is a matter before the lands tribunal,' he explained.
PROPERTY (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 1978 IN THE LANDS TRIBUNAL FOR NORTHERN IRELAND TAKE NOTICE that Cameron Michael Henderson Gibson and Kathleen Moyra Gibson the owner and occupier of 31A Station Road, Craigavad, County Down BT18 0BP by their Solicitors, Tughans of Marlborough House, 30 Victoria Street, Belfast BT1 3GG has made an application to the Lands Tribunal for Northern Ireland pursuant to Article 5 of the Property (Northern Ireland) Order 1978, for a restrictive covenant affecting land adjacent to the subject premises to be extinguished or alternatively modified in such respects as might be necessary so as to permit the construction of a detached dwelling house and garage.
Mr Duthie's claim has gone to the Lands Tribunal for Scotland.
It would still be possible for the covenants to be discharged on application to the Lands Tribunal. And the trustees would be able to accept money for removing the covenants without any fear of being called to account.
"The operators have stronger powers under the new code and a code agreement can be imposed through the Lands Tribunal," she said.
I proposed this idea ten years ago in order to provide a special court on the lines of the Lands Tribunal in the U.K.At that time I have visited the then President of the Supreme Court who expressed his support on this approach.
"Following the hearing we will await the Lands Tribunal decision in terms of the award of any compensation to SOG."
EY's advice comes on the back of a landmark case in 2014, where MARKETWATCH FTSE 100: dn 36.24 at 6753.80 FTSE 250: dn 38.64 at 17839.79 GOLD FIX: 1177.4 ($/oz) SILVER FIX: 1055.14 (p/oz) WALL STREET CLOSED: dn 82.91 at 17766.55 TOKYO CLOSED: dn 360.89 at 20096.30 the Upper Chamber of the Lands Tribunal heard the case of Ramac Holdings Limited vs.
There are several legal and political routes that the state can pursue to meet its obligations to the land hungry, one of which is using the Lands Tribunal more effectivdy.
But the Lands Tribunal ruled out any compensation last year, finding the company "did not intend to work the claim area" and "failed to establish any case based upon the depreciation of the value".