Planning Law - A Guide to Avoiding Costly Mistakes

Planning Law - A Guide to Avoiding Costly Mistakes


7 May 2024

1:00 PM ‐ 4:00 PM

With a SmartPlan £144

With a Season Ticket £160

Standard price £320

All prices exclude VAT
Intermediate: Requires some prior subject knowledge
3 hours
Group bookings
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This live broadcast session is aimed at all property lawyers and surveyors who are asked to advise their clients on planning matters affecting property they already own or are thinking of acquiring whether by contract or option agreements.

This session will consider the possible impact of the proposed reforms in the Government’s White Paper published in August. Particular attention will be given to the proposed reform of S 106 and CIL; affordable housing; protection of heritage assets: and Permission in Principle.

All proposed changes to Permitted Development rights as a result of COVID-19 will be dealt with.

In addition, the proposals for upward extensions, insistance on proper lighting standards together with New Homes and Building with Beauty will be considered.

What You Will Learn

  • Making sure clients seek advice when they should
  • To search or not search?
  • Ensuring the report to your client is complete and accurate
  • How to interpret planning permissions and conditions affecting the property
  • Should you apply for a Certificate of Lawfulness or Planning Permission?
  • Ensuring s106 Agreements are drafted correctly
  • Dealing with enforcement issues confidently
  • Helping clients through appeals and/or judicial review
  • An update on the Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill

Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.