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Existing leaseThe current use permitted by most existing leases is unlikely to be affected by the legislative changes, because the majority of...
Produced in partnership with Paul Cole of Clyde & Co 3rd Dec
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Under the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), a breach of planning control is subject to enforcement action. Such a breach can include...
1st Dec
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There is a duty on local planning authorities (LPA) under section 70(2) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 to take into account the development...
Produced in partnership with Tracy Lovejoy of Lanyon Bowdler 29th Nov
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Section 17(1) of the Land Compensation Act 1961 (LCA 1961) states that the right to apply for a section 17 certificate arises ‘where an interest in...
29th Nov
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A legal challenge against a decision of a Planning Inspector or Secretary of State in relation to a planning appeal is made by way of statutory...
29th Nov
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Information on the discharge of planning conditions can be found in Practice Note: Planning conditions—key points.There is no prescribed form of...
29th Nov
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There does not appear to be any authoritative commentary regarding the scope of the Secretary of State’s (SoS) power under the section 100 of Town and...
29th Nov
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Under section 171B of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), development becomes immune from enforcement if no action is taken:•within...
29th Nov
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Agreements entered into under section 106 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), known as section 106 agreements, are enforceable by...
29th Nov
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Breach of condition notices are governed by section 187A of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990). TCPA 1990, s 187A applies where...
29th Nov
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This response considers the planning status of a building following a fire, and the availability of permitted development rights for such properties...
Produced in partnership with Rosalind Andrews of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 29th Nov
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The Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990) does not clarify whether converting multiple dwellings into one dwelling would constitute...
29th Nov
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Planning permission for mezzanine floorsUnder section 55(2)(a) of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (TCPA 1990), planning permission is not...
29th Nov

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