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Certificates of Lawful Development

Existing and Proposed Use

Existing Use

  • Sworn Affidavit(s): From people with personal knowledge of the specific use or development subject of the application
  • Supporting Statement: To explain and clarify the application with reference to all supporting information.

The burden of proof in a lawful development certificate lies with the applicant and therefore sufficient evidence and information should be included with the application demonstrate the development applied for which is clear, precise and unambiguous. Suggested evidence e.g utility bills, tenancy agreements and photographs