Park Homes Law (3rd ed) 2009


Guide to the law on park homes, caravan sites and camping in England and Wales



Park Homes Law (3rd ed) 2009, by Robert Crossley, vii + 305 pp, ISBN 0-95447162-2-8, £42.50 inc p&p

First published in 1996 under the title of Caravan Sites and Mobile Home Parks:  The Legal Framework, the book is the definitive guide for residents, site managers, local government staff and all others concerned with this area of the law.

The book covers not just residential parks, but holiday and touring sites, and camping. It provides a clear, practical explanation of how the law works and is supported by full references to legislation and decided cases. Coverage includes:

  • Licensing of sites under the Caravan Sites and Control of Development Act 1960.
  • The Caravan Sites Act 1968
  • The Mobile Homes Act 1983, as amended by later legislation.
  • Planning issues
  • Licences, contracts and leases,
  • Protection for residents
  • Gipsies
  • Local authority powers
  • Civil and criminal law
Park Homes Law (3rd ed) 2009