stop notice

stop notice

1 a remedy available to a person claiming to be beneficially entitled to securities enabling him to be notified of any proposed transfer of those securities.
2 an order preventing development issued by a planning authority: Town and Country Planning Act 1990.
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Mr Faragher said: "While we are awaiting the arrangements and outcome of the appeal the stop notice, which prohibits further work on the site, will remain in force."
They have observed the stop notice, the place is impeccable and they have done everything they have been asked to do."
Council officials issued a stop notice preventing the development until May 29, and now have further time until the planning application is considered.
In effect, the temporary stop notice provides local planning authorities with a 28-day breathing space to decide what to do.
"The issuing of a stop notice demonstrates the council's commitment."
They moved onto the site on Friday April 31, dumping 90 lorry loads of hardcore on the land and installing a septic tank before Warwick District Council could issue a stop notice.
Council officials issued a stop notice preventing the development until May 29, but, if the injunction is approved, it will stop the travellers building on the land until and unless they are granted permission to do so.
He was given planning permission to modernise the house last year, but after complaints from neighbours in the leafy cul-de-sac of Cotehill Drive, planning bosses served a stop notice.
The owners, the Thandi Partnership, have been served with a stop notice, which could mean that the building going up will have to be demolished.
Their campaign group, Residents Against Inappropriate Development (RAID), blocked the delivery of materials as Solihull Council issued a stop notice preventing the development until May 29.
Residents hit back though, organising a blockade and contacting council staff who issued a temporary stop notice - which prohibits any further work from taking place in the next 28 days - on Saturday afternoon.
Tony Lowe, planning compliance officer at Berwick, said: "If members consider formal enforcement action expedient, a Stop Notice may be served, prohibiting the sale of goods.