Housing and Planning Minister Brandon Lewis has announced new measures that will make it easier to turn underused office buildings into new homes.
- Planning Manager Galliard Homes Loughton, Essex IG10 3TS
- Policy Officer (Planning) Westminster City Council City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, SW1E 6QP
- Principal Planning Policy Officer Westminster City Council City Hall, 64 Victoria Street, SW1E 6QP
- Planning Officers/Technicians Northumberland County Council Northumberland
- CIL / S106 Infrastructure Planning Officers Lewis Davey London (Greater)
Plans for up to 175 houses, including 44 affordable homes, in the countryside outside the settlement boundary of a large village in Yorkshire were rejected after an inspector found no need to deviate from an adopted local plan.
The first 32 councils to start charging the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) have spent just 16 per cent of the tens of millions of pounds they have collected on infrastructure, according to a Planning investigation.1 comment
A row has broken out after housebuilders successfully revised the design code for a 5,500-home development in Devon. But how often do developers of schemes seek to amend agreed design standards?
Herefordshire's status as a neighbourhood planning hotspot has been further underlined by residents' approval of a neighbourhood plan for the rural parish of Eaton Bishop.
The future of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL), which requires developers to contribute to infrastructure needed to support development across the planning authorities in which they build, is in doubt.
A High Court judgment reversing a ministerial decision to approve 50 homes in a West Sussex village may help clarify what should be considered material to planning appeals, according to experts.
A Planning investigation reveals that councils have collected tens of millions of pounds in Community Infrastructure Levy receipts, but only a small proportion has so far been spent on infrastructure. John Geoghegan reports.
Tis the silly season and what better way to celebrate the lazy, hazy days of summer than to think of something mad, like doing away with town planning?
POLICY: The Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 (Commencement No 1) Regulations 2017.
The mayor of London's draft transport strategy could reshape patterns of development over time, says Matthew Mainstone.
Policy: Professional Practice Guidance on Planning and Noise.