Enforcement Success - Ballymoney man fined for unauthorised dwelling
Published on Tue, 11 Sep 2007
Mr Alistair Robert Thompson (35), Lisnagat Road, Ballymoney, pleaded guilty to non-compliance with a Planning Enforcement Notice today at Coleraine Magistrates' Court.
The Enforcement Notice sought the removal of the unauthorised dwelling adjacent to 96 Lisnagat Road, Ballymoney.
The Planning Service brought the action under Article 72 of the Planning (NI) Order 1991 (as amended).
The Magistrate fined Mr Thompson £1,500 and £1,741 court costs.
The Planning Service is considering the judgement and will decide in due course what further action to take if Mr Thompson does not demolish the house.
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