The following Planning practice note Produced in partnership with Helen Mitcheson of Trowers & Hamlins LLP provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:
As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU law. This has an impact on this content. For further guidance, see Practice Note: Brexit—the implications for English and Welsh planning law and practice or visit the Planning area of the Brexit toolkit.
Under European Directive 2009/28/EC (the Renewable Energy Directive), the UK is required to derive 15% of its energy use from renewable sources by 2020. In 2014, the European Council agreed an EU framework for climate and energy policy to 2030 which included an EU-wide binding target of 32% for renewable energy by 2030. This target was implemented in Directive 2018/2001/EU (the Renewable Energy Directive 2018). The Renewable Energy Directive 2018 recasts the Renewable Energy Directive 2009 and will revoke it in 2021. Member states are required to transpose the objectives of the Renewable Energy Directive 2018 into national law by 30 June 2021. This is after the Brexit transition period. The UK government has not yet consulted on implementation.
In January 2019, BEIS published the UK’s draft National Energy and Climate Plan (the NECP) for 2021 to 2030. Although the NECP does not
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On 29 August 2015, the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) published the PRA Rulebook (Rulebook). The transition from the Handbook to the Rulebook was intended to benefit PRA-authorised firms, to access clearer and more concise rules. Alongside the Rulebook, supervisory statements and statements
You may apply simplified customer due diligence (SDD) measures in relation to particular business relationships or transactions which you determine present a low risk of money laundering or terrorist financing, having taken into account:•your organisation-wide risk assessment—see Practice Note:
The roles of nominated officer and money laundering reporting officerA nominated officer is an individual who is nominated by a firm to receive disclosures under Part 7 of the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 (POCA 2002) or Part III of the Terrorism Act 2000 (TA 2000)—see Requirement to appoint a
What is quia timet relief?Injunctions are generally awarded where a party has already suffered a wrong. For guidance on injunctions generally, see Practice Note: Injunctions—guiding principles. However, an injunction may be sought before a party's rights have been infringed on the basis that they
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