Q&As

Does an email constitute good service for notifying an applicant as to whether permission for a development is denied or refused under the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015?

read titleRead full title
Published on LexisPSL on 08/09/2016

The following Planning Q&A provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • Does an email constitute good service for notifying an applicant as to whether permission for a development is denied or refused under the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015?

As indicated, the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015, SI 2015/596 provides a number of instances whereby a local planning authority must notify an applicant within a 56-day window. For example, Schedule 2, Permitted Development Rights, Part 3 Changes of Use, W (11) (SI 2015/596, Sch 2, Pt 3) states:

‘(11) The development must not begin before the occurrence of one of the following—

(a) the receipt by the applicant from the local planning authority of a written notice of their determination that such prior approval is not required;

(b) the receipt by the applicant from the local planning authority of a written notice

Related documents:

Popular documents