"Owner" in relation to land or premises is defined in the Planning Act (Cap 232, 1998 Ed) as the person for the time being receiving the rent of the land or premises whether on his own account or as trustee for any other person or as receiver (not being appointed by or on behalf of a mortgagee) or the person who would receive the rent if the land or premises were let to a tenant and includes ---
a mortgagee in possession; and
the purchaser of any newly constructed premises or
part thereof in respect of which a temporary occupation permit or a
certificate of statutory completion has been granted.
|Last updated on 20/07/2009|