Category Archives: Collection Permitted Development

Capitalising on Changes to Permitted Development Regulations for Rural Property

Recent changes to permitted development regulations in England open new opportunities for developers.… More >>

Planning Success – Appeal Allowed for works to property in a Conservation Area, Durham

We are delighted and disappointed for this planning success, which relates to a property in a conservation area, Durham. … More >>

What is an Article 4 Direction? A Homeowner’s Guide

“Article 4 Direction” – Don’t Panic, It’s Not as Scary as it Sounds!More >>

Converting Your Garage into Extra Living Space: What You Need to Know

We all love more space in our homes, whether it’s an office nook, craft room, or just a cozy snug.… More >>

Planning Success – Gloucester Certificate of Lawfulness

We are thrilled to have worked with a client in Gloucester to secure a certificate of lawful development for their operational development consisting of a rear roof dormer addition which had been present on a property for a period of more than 4 years.… More >>

Planning Success – Planning Permission in Elwick, Hartlepool

We are happy to announce that our client, Graeme Pearson at GAP Design secured planning permission in Elwick,  Hartlepool, for the erection of a single storey flat roof extension to rear of an existing public house to provide restaurant area, conversion of existing former stables, storage area to provide 3no.… More >>

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 Advice for Homeowners and Developers

Wondering about planning permissions, costs or timelines for your next project? You’ve come to the right place.… More >>

What Can Be Built Without Planning Permission?

In England, planning permission is usually required before undertaking any significant building or development projects.… More >>

HMO’s & Certificates of Lawful Development

“What do I do if I don’t have confirmation that either I didn’t require planning permission for my HMO or that the continuous use as a HMO would now be lawful given the timescales involved?”

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