A comprehensive title setting out the law and practice of planning applications, appeals and challenges, particularly focussing on: -The need for planning permission and the concept of development -Permitted development rights -Applying for planning permission and the consideration of applications by local authorities -Planning appeals -The role of the Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers -Planning permission granted by development orders
Dealing with why planning permission is needed, how it is obtained by permitted development, planning applications and orders, this title begins with the concept of development, the need for planning permission and permitted development rights.
Planning applications are then considered at the local authority, appeal and call-in stages, with advice provided for developers, local authorities, interest groups and residents, setting out clearly how each can be involved in the process. High Court challenges are considered thoroughly. Finally, complex questions regarding the interpretation and implementation of each area of this process are discussed.
It analyses the legal rules and case law, including the 2015 orders. Practical advice is given on making and responding to applications, dealing with planning committees, Ministerial interventions, appeals and call-ins. The operation of the Planning Court is also addressed from the practitioner's perspective.
Helpful appendices include the relevant parts of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990, the Development Management Procedure Order 2015, the General Permitted Development Order 2015, the Use Classes Order and the appeal rules and regulations.
This title is included in Bloomsbury Professional's Planning Permission online service.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Outline of the planning system Chapter 2 The meaning of development Chapter 3 Use classes Chapter 4 The need for planning permission Chapter 5 Permitted development rights Chapter 6 Planning applications Chapter 7 Environmental Impact Assessment Chapter 8 Determining planning applications Chapter 9 Material considerations and policy Chapter 10 London Chapter 11 Planning conditions Chapter 12 Planning obligations Chapter 13 Planning permission for variations, retrospective and replacement consents Chapter 14 The issuing of planning permission Chapter 15 N on-material amendments to planning permissions Chapter 16 Reserved matters and the approval of details under conditions Chapter 17 Call-ins and the role of Ministers Chapter 18 Planning applications made directly to the Minister Chapter 19 Planning appeals: preliminaries and tactics Chapter 20 Householder and minor commercial appeals Chapter 21 Written representations Chapter 22 Hearings Chapter 23 Inquiries Chapter 24 Decisions and costs in appeals and call-ins Chapter 25 High Court challenges Chapter 26 The grant of planning permission by orders and other means Chapter 27 Community Infrastructure Levy Chapter 28 The effect and interpretation of planning permission Chapter 29 Implementation of planning permission Appendix: Statutory Materials