Why an application error did not invalidate an incinerator's permit

The Court of Appeal has ruled that an environmental permit based on an application containing an error is still lawful if the mistake was not material to the decision.

by Angus Evers
The decision should not be seen as excusing all factual errors in permit applications – Angus Evers, Shoosmiths
The decision should not be seen as excusing all factual errors in permit applications – Angus Evers, Shoosmiths

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