Best consideration and the Crichel Down Rules

View Planning by content type:

Latest Planning News

Featured Planning content

Q&As
A section 52 agreement is a set of planning obligations contained in the Town and Country Planning Act 1971 (TCPA 1971) relating to specific pieces of...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Abbie Pritchard-Hooper of IBLaw 19th May
Practice notes
Control of developmentPursuant to section 57 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), planning permission is required for ‘the carrying...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Material change of useControl of developmentPursuant to section 57 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), planning permission is...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
The EU Birds Directive—summaryThe EU Birds Directive—summaryEU Council Directive 2009/147/EC on the conservation of wild birds (OJ L 20, 26.1.2010)...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
The existence of a town or village green (TVG) may restrict or even prevent development. It is a criminal offence to disturb or interfere with the use...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Stephen Morgan of Landmark Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
Role of material considerations in planning decisionsWhen considering an application for planning permission or permission in principle, section 70(2)...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
IntroductionThe purpose of section 215 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990) is to give a local planning authority (LPA) power to take...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Presumption in favour of sustainable developmentPolicy contextThe original version of the National Planning Policy Framework (2012 NPPF) was published...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Meaning of ‘highway’In the broadest sense, a highway is a way (ie a defined route, such as a road, bridleway or footpath) over which the public have...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Stephen Morgan of Landmark Chambers 19th May
Practice notes
The Crichel Down Rules (the Rules) require that in certain circumstances, surplus government land that was acquired by, or under a threat of,...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus...
Read More >
19th May
Practice notes
A declaratory judgment is a judgment identifying the rights, duties or obligations of one or more parties in a dispute. It is legally binding, but...
Read More >
19th May

Most recent Best consideration and the Crichel Down Rules content

Q&As
Where a local authority is proposing to dispose of land in reliance on the General Disposal Consent 2003, should the valuer they instruct to assess...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Tracy Lovejoy LLB of Lanyon Bowdler LLP 10th Aug
Practice notes
Achieving best consideration on disposal and General Disposal Consent 2003Duty to achieve best considerationGeneral dutyUnder section 123(1) of the...
Read More >
10th Aug
Practice notes
The Crichel Down RulesThe Crichel Down Rules (the Rules) require that in certain circumstances, surplus government land that was acquired by, or under...
Read More >
10th Aug
Q&As
What happens where the former owners of surplus property which was compulsorily acquired have died? Does the land still need to be advertised?The...
Read More >
1st Aug
Q&As
Are the Crichel Down Rules (for the disposal of surplus land acquired by, or under the threat of, compulsion) a statutory requirement for local...
Read More >
1st Aug

Popular documents