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Uncertain future for rates mitigation schemes following Supreme Court judgment in Rossendale

United Kingdom - May 17 2021 The Supreme Court has delivered its keenly anticipated judgment in a case concerning the validity of two business rates mitigation schemes. The…

James Barbour, Marcus Barclay, Will Charnock

Telecoms: Extension of Permitted Development Rights

United Kingdom - April 26 2021 Following the recent consultation on proposed changes to the Electronic Communications Code the Government has now announced a further consultation…

Danielle Drummond-Brassington, Robert Garden, Martin Garner

Business Rates - High Court sets out checklist for establishing rateable occupation

United Kingdom - April 23 2021 In an important Judgment the High Court has set out a “checklist” for district judges to follow when determining disputes about what constitutes…

James Barbour, Marcus Barclay, Will Charnock

Freeports: New permitted development rights

United Kingdom - April 19 2021 The Government has announced an extension of the permitted development rights (“PD rights”) available to sea ports in England, meaning increased…

Jessica Buttanshaw, Robert Garden, Mark McMurray

Business rates and Covid-19: Restriction on material change of circumstances claims and additional relief

United Kingdom - March 29 2021 On 25 March 2021, the Government announced measures with immediate effect to limit the use of the Material Change in Circumstances (MCC) provisions…

James Barbour, Marcus Barclay, Will Charnock