As converted conference centres and arenas open their doors as temporary NHS Nightingale Hospitals, the latest tranche of urgent planning measures designed to respond to the spread of COVID—19 came into force at 10.00 this morning (Thursday 9 April 2020). The measures provide planning clarity for those wishing to make available to the NHS and Read More
The government has finally taken the steps needed to start bringing the planning system into the 21st Century, enabling “remote committee meetings” for the first time, in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Certain types of planning applications must be determined by a local planning authority’s planning committee, but to date the meetings of these Read More
The UK government’s actions are ramping up as it battles to contain the spread of COVID-19 and enforce social distancing. To assist with this, secondary legislation has been enacted to establish a new permitted development right for takeaways.
What are the new permitted development rights?
As of 10am yesterday, permitted development rights have been granted Read More