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The enforcement of planning control. Local planning authorities should ensure that the terms and conditions of planning decisions are carried out and that development carried out without planning permission is brought under control. However, there is no statutory duty on local planning authorities to enforce controls and the degree to which they do varies according to political committment and the resources they devote to it.

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