Local Government (Planning and Development) Act, 1999

Application to court for contribution to cost of carrying out works on endangered structures.

18.—(1) A person who has been served with a notice under section 10 (1) and who has carried out the works required under the notice may apply to a court of competent jurisdiction for an order directing that all, or such part as may be specified in the order, of the cost of those works be borne by some other person who has an interest in the structure concerned.

(2) On the hearing of an application under subsection (1), the court shall make such order as it considers just having regard to all the circumstances of the case.