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Standard Methodology Consultation

EIA Post-Brexit - Business As Usual

Greater opportunities for the redevelopment of brownfield land in the Green Belt

Local Housing Need: Don’t Panic Mr Hammond

South Cambs and Cambridge City Local Plans are found sound

Lifting the Housing Methodology Fog

Final NPPF lands but struggles to make waves

Court of Appeal re-stresses importance of Heritage setting assessment

Oliver’s Army Needs Somewhere to Stay

News Article

Scotland Planning Newsletter, March 2018

Scotland - Development Plan Update May 2018

Affordable Housing : Definition Changes

Housing Need: Local Housing Need Approach is Too Simplified

Rural Housing: Areas of Ambiguity Remain

Local Plans: Will Updates be Avoided Where Possible?

Deliverability: LPAs Will Need to Consider Their Supply Sites

Scotland - Development Plan Update April 2018

Non-designated heritage assets in Conservation Areas

Interim update on the Letwin Review of Housing Buildout

Our view on the draft NPPF

Scotland - Development Plan Update March 2018

Delivery of Housing, NPPF

Launch of New Essex Design Guide

Planning for Delivery of Homes

Scotland - Development Plan Update January 2018

Cambridgeshire local plan update

The Centre of Attention

Housing Need Made Simple…

Mayor Sadiq Khan Issues SPG on Affordable Housing & Viability

Scotland - Development Plan Update December 2017

High Court Passes Judgement on St Albans City & District Council On Duty to Cooperate

Broad assessment of Heritage setting endorsed by the Court

Scotland - Development Plan Update Nov 2017

Update from the Supreme Court is very much ‘business as usual’

EIA Alert: Automatic legal cost caps against environmental related challenges scrapped - FEB 2017

Fixing Our Broken Housing Market - Feb 2017

Garden Settlements Planning Update - Jan 2017

EIA Alert: Consultation kicks off on the replacement EIA Regulations - Dec 2016

New Written Ministerial Statement, Neighbourhood Plans - Dec 2016

Jockey Club's plans for 'Gallop in the sky’ - September 22

The London Plan draft Affordable Housing and Viability SPG - Nov 2016

Autumn Statement reaction - Nov 2016


Neighbourhood Planning Appeals recovery period extended for third time – July 14

Changes to the Planning Practice Guidance – May 25

Housing and Planning Act 2016 – May 19

Government wins affordable housing threshold appeal on small sites – May 13

Bidwells Submits Their Response To The Local Plan Expert Group – April 28

Communications Technology - Elevated from 'Vital' to 'Essential'

London & The NPPF: A Ballet Between the Mayor and the MHCLG

Agent of Change Principle Steps Further Forward

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