On 23 April 2013 Hogan Lovells hosted a lively debate at which Law Commissioner Professor Cooke, Liz Peace, Chief Executive of the BPF, John McGhee QC, Gordon Ingram, rights to light specialist surveyor, and Gerald Kaye, Development Director of Helical Bar expressed conflicting views on proposals made by the Law Commission in its recent Read More
Developers will welcome with open arms the Government’s latest consultation on changes to the planning application process. The aim is to streamline the process making it less burdensome, more proportionate and save costs. The proposals affect design and access statements, the validation stage and decision notices.
Design and Access Statements
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On 24 September 2012 Hogan Lovells hosted the Second Annual Welbeck Strategic Land Debate. Chaired by Property Week’s Editor-in-Chief, Giles Barrie, Chris Tinker of Crest Nicholson and Liz Peace of the BPF argued for the motion “We believe that the Government should be encouraging development both on green fields and in cities” whilst Richard Blakeway, Read More