Category Archives: Collection Commercial

4 years or 10 year rules for a Certificate of Lawfulness (CLEUD)?

Are you thinking of selling or re-mortgaging, but never received planning permission?  Or are you being threatened with enforcement action for your existing development?… More >>

Nitrates & Nutrient Neutrality: Teesmouth & Cleveland Coast Special Protection Area / Ramsar

I know we have only just published an article on Nutrient Neutrality however as we’re based predominantly in the North East of England and 2 of our Team have worked in North East Council’s we’re taking a keen interest in the Nutrient Neutrality advice in the Teesmouth and Cleveland Coast Protection Area.More >>

Planning Success – J&B Recycling, Hartlepool

The success of the Planning House team is going from strength to strength with Helen getting another successful application under her belt. … More >>

Handy Guide to the Planning Application Process

If you are about to dip your toe into the world of Planning by submitting a planning application, you may well feel a little apprehensive and bamboozled about the whole process.… More >>

Practical Guide – Planning Obligations

Today we’re going to take a whistle stop tour of planning obligations, or developer obligations as they can be known, covering all the basic considerations you need to keep in mind if you’re looking to progress with one.… More >>

The Basics of Nutrient Neutrality…

Just when you thought the planning process couldn’t be delayed further… sorry for the pessimistic start to the article but we like to tell it how it is!More >>

Planning Success – Planning Committee Representation

Sometimes we’re not involved in a project from the start, but we’re there when needed! … More >>

Planning Success – Golf Club Development

We ‘tee-off’ the year with an approval for planning permission for a replacement bridge within Castle Eden Golf Club.   … More >>

Log Classroom – A Gift From Planning House

Wood is the traditional gift choice for the 5th year anniversary, so to mark our 5th anniversary in July 2021, the Planning House team were delighted to make a donation to Wynyard Primary School so that they could create a log classroom for children to enjoy… and we are very excited to announce that it is now complete!… More >>

Planning Success – change of use of shop to café

We are over the moon to have secured planning permission for the change of use of the ground floor of the building shop to a café.  … More >>