HOTEL SENTRAL (JB) SDN BHD v. PENGARAH TANAH DAN GALIAN NEGERI JOHOR, MALAYSIA & ORS  6 CLJ 161
COURT OF APPEAL, PUTRAJAYA
MOHD ZAWAWI SALLEH JCA; ABDUL RAHMAN SEBLI JCA; PRASAD SANDOSHAM ABRAHAM JCA
[CIVIL APPEAL NO: J-01(A)-408-12-2015]
15 DECEMBER 2016
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: Judicial review – State authority – Decision to revoke road reserve providing access to applicant's hotel – Whether detrimental to applicant – Doctrine of legitimate expectation – Whether ought to be enforced – Whether applicant relied on representation of relevant authorities that there would be road access to hotel – Whether incumbent on court to protect interest of parties whose expectations had been created by conduct of particular authorities
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: Exercise of judicial functions – Judicial review – Whether applicant adversely affected – Whether applicant aggrieved party – Whether applicant crossed threshold of locus standi – Whether applicant entitled to judicial review
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW: Judicial review – State authority – Act of alienating reserved road to company – Whether exercise of unfettered statutory power – Whether authority acted within bounds of statute – Whether court could intervene in exercise of statutory duties
LOCAL GOVERNMENT: State authority – Road reserve – Decision to revoke road reserve providing access to applicant's hotel – Whether detrimental to applicant – Doctrine of legitimate expectation – Whether ought to be enforced – Whether applicant relied on representation of relevant authorities that there would be access to hotel – Act of alienating reserved road to company – Whether exercise of unfettered statutory power – Whether state authority acted within bounds of statute – Whether court could intervene in exercise of statutory duties
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