This 60 second guide is for residents, town and parish councillors together with clerks who wish to understand a Town or Parish council's powers relating to open spaces.


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The background

Town and Parish Councils funding powers


Councils holding land

Town and Parish Council rights and powers


This guide is indicative and not definitive.

Any change or transaction involving land or property should always involve a solicitor.

If in doubt seek professional advice this is particularly important regarding open spaces as the legislation may be affected by case law.


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