April 10, 2020
Coronavirus has hit everyone and the current “lockdown” is going to continue for some time. Most people are working from home or are furloughed and this is no different for most Local Authority planning officers. Some restaurants are diversifying to offer delivery servic...
November 7, 2018
The last Budget before Brexit was delivered by Chancellor Philip Hammond on the 29th October 2018 and included proposals for several alterations to the planning system. The Chancellor also published Sir Oliver Letwin’s Independent review of build out: final repor...
January 8, 2018
Changes to town planning fees in 2018
As we start 2018, many changes are expected for planning including changes to fees, funding and proposals for planning system improvement (as always). Concerning fees, the regulations approved by the House of Lords’ grand committee in December will come into effect this mo...
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