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    How digital tools can increase public engagement prior to submission

    The revised NPPF (2018) continues to encourage applicants for planning permission to engage with the...

    The Insight: Raynsford Review

    In 2017, the TCPA commissioned an Independent review of planning in England. Chaired by former Housi...

    Planning for Climate Change

    Since 2010, the British planning system has been subject to an intense period of structural and lega...

    NPPF Implications – Design Policies

    Welcome to the second part of our series on the implications of the National Planning Policy Framewo...

    NPPF Implications – design policies

    Welcome to the second part of our series on the implications of the National Planning Policy Framewo...

    NPPF Implications – Achieving sustainable development

    Welcome to the first segment of our new blog series; exploring the implications of the National Plan...

    New guidance for HMO landlords

    Following the introduction of legislation in July, as of 1st October 2018, any House in Multiple Occ...

    MICL2 and its impact on local councils

    What is MCIL2? The Mayor’s Community Infrastructure Levy (MCIL2), is planned to come into effect f...

    What is CIL?

    Introduced by the Planning Act in 2008, the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) is a planning charge...

    Overcoming challenges with Shroud Advertising

    Planning Insight recently secured advertisement consent to display large-scale temporary advertiseme...

    Planning Reform – Support for SME Developers

    This summer, the Government announced a raft of changes to the planning system, some of which are th...

    The Use Class Order – Quite the amendment!

    We were advised of changes to the Use Class Order more firmly on the 30th June 2020, in a letter to ...

    Build better, not just more!

    It has been quite a few weeks in the world of planning. We have had various statements, including th...

    Part Four: The future of planning – Flexibility and Permitted Development

    On Tuesday the 30 June 2020, the Prime Minister gave a speech entitled ‘Build, Build, Build’. Th...

    Upward extensions and permitted development – it’s happened!

    The idea of upward extensions to create new homes has been knocked around for some time, in August 2...

    UK Government extension of Planning Permissions

    The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) issued a statement (view source) o...

    Part Three – Permanent changes of use on our high streets

    In the previous article of our four-part series, we covered ‘Meanwhile Uses and Temporary Changes ...

    Co-location living – the new solution for our communities

    In this ever changing Covid-19 world, where people are rethinking how their lives and the built envi...

    Part Two – Meanwhile and Temporary uses of space

    The term “Meanwhile Use” has come to the fore relatively recently. It represents a range of stra...

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    • Arun
    • Babergh
    • Barking & Dagenham
    • Barnet
    • Birmingham
    • Brent
    • Brentwood
    • Bromley
    • Camden
    • Chester
    • City of Westminster
    • Ealing
    • Enfield
    • Hackney
    • Haringey
    • Harlow
    • Harrow
    • Havering
    • Hillingdon
    • Hounslow
    • Kensington & Chelsea
    • Lambeth
    • Maidstone
    • Manchester
    • Redbridge
    • Richmond
    • South Kesteven
    • Southwark
    • Tower Hamlets
    • Waltham Forest
    • Wandsworth
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