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Definition: Development

”...the carrying out of building, engineering, mining or other operations in, on, over or under land, or the making of any material change in the use of any buildings or other land.”

Building operations in this context includes: "demolition of buildings; rebuilding; structural alterations of or additions to buildings; and other operations normally undertaken by a person carrying on business as a builder."

s55(1) Town and Country Planning Act 1990 

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