3. Proposals for Provisions to Address Land which is Affecting the Amenity of an Area

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Proposition Reference Article Billet d’État
P.2022/100 All Propositions (As amended by Amdts 1&2) 3 IV


Development & Planning Authority


1. To agree to give the Development & Planning Authority a power to serve civil notices on owners and occupiers of land, including the States of Guernsey and the Committees thereof where they own or occupy land requiring the owner and occupiers to take steps to remedy the condition of their land, other than in relation to land forming part of a dwellinghouse or its domestic curtilage and certain redundant glasshouses and related structures, where the Authority considers the condition of that land is adversely affecting the amenity of the area; and to agree to make the following related provision for- a) appeals to the Planning Tribunal against the service of such a notice; b) offences in relation to a contravention of a requirement of such a notice; c) the Development & Planning Authority to have powers to enter land and to carry out required steps where a requirement of a notice is not met; and d) the Development & Planning Authority to have powers to recover costs and apply to the Royal Court for a charge over the land similar to those which currently apply in relation to compliance notices under planning legislation, as further detailed in section 5 of that Policy Letter (except for the proposed exemption described in section 5.5 for land owned or occupied by the States of Guernsey and the Committees thereof) and to provide for all necessary related provisions as set out in that section. 2. To direct the preparation of such legislation as may be necessary to give effect to their above decisions.

Vote Result

Declared Vote Vote Date
Pour 30/03/2023 12:21

Voting Breakdown

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24 12 3 0 1 40


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Aldwell, Sue
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Blin, Chris
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Brouard, Al
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Burford, Yvonne
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Bury, Tina
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De Lisle, David
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De Sausmarez, Lindsay
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Dyke, John
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Fairclough, Simon
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Ferbrache, Peter
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Gollop, John
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Helyar, Mark
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Inder, Neil
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Le Tocq, Jonathan
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Mahoney, David
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McKenna, Liam
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Meerveld, Carl
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Moakes, Nick
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Oliver, Victoria
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Parkinson, Charles
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Prow, Robert
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Soulsby, Heidi
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Trott, Lyndon
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Vermeulen, Simon


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Cameron, Andy
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Falla, Steve
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Gabriel, Adrian
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Haskins, Sam
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Le Tissier, Chris
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Leadbeater, Marc
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Matthews, Aidan
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Murray, Bob
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Queripel, Lester
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Roffey, Peter
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St Pier, Gavin
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Taylor, Andrew

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Dudley-Owen, Andrea
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Roberts, Steve
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Snowdon, Alexander

Did not vote



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Kazantseva-Miller, Sasha

Hansard Table

Pour Contre Ne vote pas Did not vote Absent
Aldwell, Sue Cameron, Andy Dudley-Owen, Andrea None Kazantseva-Miller, Sasha
Blin, Chris Falla, Steve Roberts, Steve
Brouard, Al Gabriel, Adrian Snowdon, Alexander
Burford, Yvonne Haskins, Sam
Bury, Tina Le Tissier, Chris
De Lisle, David Leadbeater, Marc
De Sausmarez, Lindsay Matthews, Aidan
Dyke, John Murray, Bob
Fairclough, Simon Queripel, Lester
Ferbrache, Peter Roffey, Peter
Gollop, John St Pier, Gavin
Helyar, Mark Taylor, Andrew
Inder, Neil
Le Tocq, Jonathan
Mahoney, David
McKenna, Liam
Meerveld, Carl
Moakes, Nick
Oliver, Victoria
Parkinson, Charles
Prow, Robert
Soulsby, Heidi
Trott, Lyndon
Vermeulen, Simon