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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...
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Control of developmentPursuant to section 57 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), planning permission is required for ‘the carrying...
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Material change of useControl of developmentPursuant to section 57 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), planning permission is...
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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)...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
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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...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Morgan of Landmark Chambers 19th May
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Role of material considerations in planning decisionsWhen considering an application for planning permission or permission in principle, section 70(2)...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus...
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
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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...
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19th May
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Presumption in favour of sustainable developmentPolicy contextThe original version of the National Planning Policy Framework (2012 NPPF) was published...
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19th May
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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...
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19th May
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus outbreak...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Morgan of Landmark Chambers 19th May
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The Crichel Down Rules (the Rules) require that in certain circumstances, surplus government land that was acquired by, or under a threat of,...
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19th May
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects potentially impacted by the government’s response to the coronavirus...
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19th May
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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...
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What can a landowner do to challenge an enforcement notice issued in respect of a breach of planning? Can they take the authority to court?Enforcement...
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6th Jun
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What are the implications for the recipient of a planning enforcement notice if the recipient fails to comply with it?Under the Town and Country...
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6th Jun
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How can an agricultural tie be lifted? And if it is done so by an application for a certificate of lawfulness, what are the requirements?An...
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6th Jun
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Can a temporary stop notice be withdrawn? If so, what is the procedure?A temporary stop notice is regulated by sections 171E–171H of the Town and...
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6th Jun
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If an enforcement notice is served on both the tenant and landlord and this is not appealed or complied with, who will be liable to be prosecuted?It...
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Produced in partnership with Harriet Townsend of Cornerstone Barristers 6th Jun
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Can you serve a temporary stop notice under section 171E of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 on persons unknown?Local planning authorities...
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6th Jun
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Does the four or ten-year enforcement time limit apply to the unauthorised conversion of a single dwelling into two flats?Development for which...
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6th Jun
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What kind of charge is put on land where costs are outstanding in respect of a developer's non-compliance with an enforcement notice?Section 178 of...
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Can a breach of condition notice be issued where pre-commencement conditions have not been complied with, so the permission has not yet been lawfully...
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Can a planning enforcement notice appeal be submitted under TCPA 1990, s 174 under ground (f) or (g) without submitting a ground (a) appeal?Under...
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5th Jun
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Is it a legal requirement to produce a delegated decision report when issuing a planning enforcement notice?The procedural legal requirements relating...
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