Brexit legislation tracker for English and Welsh planning law and practice
Brexit legislation tracker for English and Welsh planning law and practice

The following Planning guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Brexit legislation tracker for English and Welsh planning law and practice
  • Brexit SIs
  • Bills/Acts of Parliament

This Tracker is designed to assist planning practitioners keep up-to-date with Brexit legislation which will impact their particular areas of practice.

Various Brexit SIs have been laid in preparation for Brexit in exercise of legislative powers under the European Communities Act 1972 and the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018) to address failures of retained EU law to operate effectively after, and other deficiencies arising from, the withdrawal of the UK from the EU. Those of particular interest to planning lawyers include those listed in the table below. The table also gives details of bills/Acts of Parliament made in preparation for Brexit which may be of interest to planning practitioners. For more information see Practice Note: Brexit—the implications for English and Welsh planning law and practice.

For details of all Brexit legislation, see Practice Note: Brexit legislation tracker.

Brexit SIs

Statutory instrument—EU exit regulation (Brexit SI) Status Key legislation affected Further reading
Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/579 Made on 15 March 2019.
Coming into force on IP completion day*.
These regulations amend the following legislation to correct