Housing and Planning Bill

Explanatory Notes

Territorial extent and application

42 The Bill will apply to England only, with some exceptions:

a. Clause 88 (Estate Agents) extends to England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland;

b. Clauses 90 (long leaseholds), 91 (Rentcharges), and Part 7 (Compulsory purchase) apply to England and Wales.

c. Clauses 108 to 110 (urban development corporations) extend to England, Wales and Scotland.

Prepared 13th October 2015