We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 17

A more benevolent approach?
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

In Barnwell Manor Wind Energy Ltd v East Northamptonshire District Council & Ors 2014 EWCA Civ 137 the Court of Appeal determined that a 'strict


NPPF Paragraph 49: clarity at last
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

On 17 March 2016 the Court of Appeal gave judgment in the linked appeals Suffolk District Council v Hopkins Homes Ltd & SSCLG and Richborough Estates


Office to resi: a summary of recent revisions
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

After months of 'will they, won't they', the government recently confirmed the permanence of office to residential permitted development rights that


Repealing Sections 106BA to BC - yet another example of the law of unintended consequences?
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

In Social Sciences 'unintended consequences' (or unforeseen consequences) are outcomes that are not the ones foreseen and intended by a purposeful


More efficient and effective local plan making
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 19 2016

The Local Plans Expert Group was appointed by the Minister for Housing and Planning, Brandon Lewis, in September 2015. Its report proposes widespread


Local Government Ombudsman: disabled facilities grant problems
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2016

The Local Government Ombudsman published a report on 21 March 2016 called "Making a house a home: local authorities and disabled adaptations" which


Local Plans Expert Group report published
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • March 21 2016

The report of the Local Plans Expert Group was published with the Budget, proposing statutory timetables for the preparation of local plans, shorter


“Total or complete incapacity?”
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2016

W v Stirling Council 2015 CSOH162; 2016 SLT 35, was a petition for judicial review brought by a lady identified as LW, and heard (confusingly) by


Contaminated land - one to watch
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2016

The appeal site is a residential development comprising 69 houses in Willenhall, Walsall. The site was formerly a gasworks operated initially by the


An introduction to prior approval of details
  • 39 Essex Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • February 23 2016

Prior approval is concerned with whether approval is required for specific details or on specific issues before development can take place under