Category Archives: Collection Enforcement

Changes to Planning Enforcement Timescales

Homeowners and developers, take note – the new Levelling Up and Regeneration Act (LURA) introduces several changes to planning enforcement timescales aimed at strengthening planning enforcement across England.… More >>

Planning Success – Certificate of Lawful Development Chichester (CLEUD)

Planning House are pleased to have secured a lawful development certificate for a large garage in a semi-rural area. … More >>

Planning Success – Retrospective Works Hartlepool

Planning House are thrilled to secure retrospective planning permission.  The approval related to an extension to a beer garden with a raised decking area at a village pub in Hartlepool.… More >>

Frequently Asked Questions About Town Planning

There is not doubt about it Town Planning is a maze. If it wasn’t there would be no need for Town Planning Consultants!… More >>

Do I need a Town Planner?

Do I need to hire a Town Planning Consultant?

In a lot of cases the answer is NO!  If your proposed development is not complex for instance a house extension or a simple commercial development then don’t waster your money employing a town planner. … More >>

Practical Guide to Certificate of Lawful Proposed Use or Development (CLPUD)

What is a Certificate of Lawfulness relating to Proposed Use or Works?

A Certificate of Lawful Proposed Use or Development (CLPUD also known as a CLOPUD) allows you to obtain a decision from the Local Planning Authority that a proposed use or works does not require planning permission and is lawful under section 192 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1990.… More >>