Control of Caravan Sites Q & A DCP Section 4.35
The purpose of this section is to explain the main strands of the law pertaining to the control of caravans for human habitation, and to explore the legal interpretations that arise.
This text is supplemented by the legal and enforcement sub-sections found in topic section (24) which explores in detail the practice considerations arising from the control of all residential caravan and chalet development, including gypsy and traveller sites. Agricultural workers' caravans are specifically addressed at (9.31). Legal issues relating to non-residential uses in caravans are dealt with in the relevant topic sections.