A Treasury consultation has been released that seeks views on the proposed governance, structure and operation of the National Infrastructure Commission.
- Senior Planning Officer (Planning Policy) Grade: H Epping Forest District Council Epping, Essex
- Senior Planner Lewis Davey Near Brighton, East Sussex
- Principal Information and Monitoring Officer Richmond and Wandsworth Councils Wandsworth and Richmond
- Senior Community Infrastructure Levy Administration Officer Richmond and Wandsworth Councils Wandsworth and Richmond
- Principal Planning Officer - upto £49,542 Lewis Davey Shefford, Bedfordshire
A bid by campaigners to challenge the Department for Transport's (DfT's) selection of a "preferred corridor" for the proposed Oxford to Cambridge Expressway on environmental impact grounds has been blocked by the High Court after a judge ruled that the scheme's route had not yet reached a stage where formal environmental or habitat assessments were required.
The secretary of state for business, energy and industrial strategy has approved plans for a combined heat and power plant at a site near Sittingbourne in Kent, after concluding that the benefits of the scheme would outweigh any potential negative visual impacts.
Legally-binding noise limits, a green infrastructure "loop" and a fund for community projects are among the proposed measures to mitigate the impacts of Heathrow Airport's planned expansion revealed in a consultation this week.
The Planning Inspectorate (PINS) has accepted for examination a proposal to replace an underground aviation fuel pipeline that runs between Southampton and Hounslow in west London.
Charging authorities raised close to half a billion pounds from the Community Infrastructure Levy in the 2017/18 financial year, according to government data, with the London Borough of Brent pulling in the highest amount of any council at £28.9 million.
Venice, Barcelona, Rome, Amsterdam, Edinburgh. These are places identified by the website CNN Travel as hotspots for "overtourism". Last year the Oxford English Dictionary made overtourism one of its words of the year. So what does it mean for planning, placemaking and urban conservation?
The key changes to how local authorities charge, collect and report on developer contributions, and their implications. Mark Wilding reports.
Heathrow Airport Ltd launched a statutory consultation on 18 June on its proposals to build a third runway and associated infrastructure. It is called "statutory" because it is required under the Planning Act 2008, which created the consenting system for nationally significant infrastructure projects, before an application can be made.
POLICY: Clean Air Strategy 2019.
POLICY: The Infrastructure Planning (Water Resources) (England) Order 2019.
Latest proposed changes to regulations aim to instil greater transparency and certainty in the CIL regime, says Murray Bridgwater.