Royal Prerogative Control

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Royal prerogative is a source of law, historically exercised by the ruling monarch. However, the prerogative powers are transferred to government ministers over many years, allowing them to exercise the prerogative powers without the authority of parliament. Although there two types of controls existed to limit the use of these powers; 1) Judicial Review, and 2) constitutional conventions, but there are problems existed in both types of controls. RP can be controlled through judicial authority but there are not many statute for all of the prerogative powers to be controlled.

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