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Commercial to Residential Experience – Part 2

Published: 18.08.21

Whilst Class O has expired for new applications, many of the principles for the new Class MA apply. ...

Commercial to Residential Experience – Part 1

Published: 04.08.21

August definitely feels like a permitted development month with the start of Class MA and revised Cl...

Building Beautiful and The NPPF 2021

Published: 29.07.21

Version 5 of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was published by MHCLG on 20 July 2021. T...

Planning Reform for SME Developers

Published: 30.06.21

Following recent articles by the team on proposed planning reforms, we take a look at what it could ...

Local Plans – A Great Big Inquiry

Published: 16.06.21

As we have covered in other blog posts, the planning system is on track for reform, big reform. The ...

The Queens Speech – Planning Reform in 2021

Published: 25.05.21

The Queens speech on 11th May set out the government’s legislative priorities for the year ahead. ...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 – Nature and Planning

Published: 12.05.21

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 is focused on nature, and its impact on mental health. We are intr...

First Homes and Exception Sites

Published: 26.04.21

The Government recently responded to the Changes to the Current Planning System consultation in re...

The 20-Minute Neighbourhood

Published: 31.03.21

Introduction. The concept of the 20-Minute Neighbourhood seems to be the talk of the town within the...

The Year Ahead

Following a well-earned break over Christmas, we are back and all guns blazing. 2021 was an incredib...

Planning Decisions

The latest data on planning decisions from the previous quarter were released at the end of 2021. Of...

Class R Experience

Planning Insight has helped clients deliver a number of permissions under Class R of the Town and Co...

Biodiversity Net Gain – Some Key Headlines

On the 9th of November long awaiting Environmental Bill 2021 became an Act of Parliament, the PM des...

Planning Obligations Experience

With a number of our projects, we have to deal with and negotiate section 106 agreements. While some...

Planning and Money

And so it is budget week again, although most of the key elements were announced in the weeks leadin...

Airspace Experience

With Part 20 of the permitted development order for upwards extensions being on the statute book for...

CIL Experience

CIL is a common matter that we advise our clients on with both prospective purchases and existing pr...

Climate Change & Planning – What’s the Latest?

It’s a Climate Change Emergency Last month on the 6th  August 2021 the IPCC (Intergovernmental Pa...

Commercial to Residential Experience – Part 2

Whilst Class O has expired for new applications, many of the principles for the new Class MA apply. ...

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