(1) If a strata plan
or a plan of re-subdivision or consolidation for a strata scheme submitted to
the Commission for approval under section 25 contains any vacant lot, the
Commission shall comply with sections 142, 143 and 144 of the Planning
and Development Act 2005 , and section 151 of that Act applies, as
if the plan were a plan of subdivision which required the approval of the
Commission under that Act.
(2) For the purposes
of subsection (1) a vacant lot is one that is wholly unimproved apart
from having merged improvements within the meaning of that expression in the
Valuation of Land Act 1978 .
subsection (1) applies, a prescribed period shall apply for the purposes
of section 27(4) instead of the period of 40 days mentioned in that
[Section 25A inserted: No. 58 of 1995
s. 27; amended: No. 55 of 2004 s. 1115; No. 38 of 2005