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Co Fermanagh man fined £25,000 for unauthorised dwelling

Published on Wed, 8 May 2013 by ecomms@doeni.gov.uk.
A Lisbellaw man was fined £25,000 at Enniskillen Magistrates' Court today after being found guilty to non-compliance with a DOE Planning Enforcement Notice.
Mr Orr was charged with the unauthorised erection of a dwelling at Derryclavan, Lisbellaw. He was also ordered to pay £600 in legal costs and £26.00 court costs.

This is the third fine for Mr Orr with regards to this offence.

On 6 June 2012 he was fined £20,000 with court and legal costs of £88.00 and on 14 September 2011 he was fined £3,000 with court and legal costs of £85.00.

Notes to editors:

1. Mr Orr was prosecuted under Article 67A of the Planning (Northern Ireland) Order 1997 (as amended).

2. All media enquiries should be directed to the DOE Press Office, on 028 9025 6058. Out of office hours, please contact the Duty Press Officer via pager number 07699 715 440 and your call will be returned.
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