Unauthorised Encampment Interim Injunction

On 7th December  2018 the High Court granted an Interim Injunction Order lasting 3 months forbidding Persons Unknown Occupying Land and / or Depositing Waste from:

(1)    Setting-up an encampment on any Land identified on the attached Map (see below) on the 56 sites listed, without written permission from the Local Planning Authority, or planning permission granted by a planning inspector;

(2)     Entering and/or occupying any part of the Land for residential purposes (temporary or otherwise) identified on the attached Map on the 56 sites listed, including caravans, mobile  homes, vehicles, and residential paraphernalia;

(3)     Bringing on to the Land identified on the attached Map on the 56 sites listed or stationing on the Land any caravans/mobile homes other than if driving through the Borough of Epsom & Ewell or in compliance with the Parking Orders regulating the use of car parks or with express permission from the owners of the Land.

(4)     Bringing on to the Land identified on the attached Map on the 56 sites listed, any vehicle whether for the purposes of disposal of waste and materials or otherwise, other than when driving through the Borough of Epsom & Ewell or in compliance with the Parking Orders regulating the use of car parks or with express permission from the owners of the Land.

The Land in this Order means all Land within the Epsom and Ewell Borough Council identified on the attached Map on the 56 sites listed.

The Interim Injunction Order contains a Penal Notice which means anyone breaching it may be held in contempt of court and may be imprisoned, fined or have their assets seized. The Interim Injunction Order remains in force until midnight on 9th March 2019.

The Interim Injunction Order, Claim Form, Application and evidence in support is accessible via the links below. Any person who wishes to review hard copies of these documents, can do so at the Council Offices, Town Hall, The Parade, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 5BY.