Housing development is one of the most significant challenges currently facing the country. This is likely to result in more development opportunities for CLA members. This guidance note provides general advice about Development Agreements for land proposed for housing development.
This guidance note provides advice about the regulations concerning Class Q - change of use of farm buildings to dwellings.
This guidance note summarises Part 6 of the Town & Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015 (GPDO 2015), which relates to permitted development rights for agricultural buildings and operations and for forestry buildings and operations.
Many rural dwellings are subject to a condition which limits their occupation to persons involved with agriculture, forestry or a rural business. This guidance note provides advice about complying with occupancy condition.
This guidance note provides advice about the circumstances in which structures may be considered to be buildings. Decisions on whether structures that are placed on land, that are ‘portable’. ‘moveable’ or ‘temporary’ must be approached with care. More often than not these types of structures are in fact considered to be buildings and may require planning permission. This guidance note provides the law and an explanation of relevant case law decisions.
This guidance note is concerned with the planning control of equestrian related development, in particular with the keeping of horses and ponies for private leisure purposes, but also riding schools, livery and racing stables and stud farms.
This guidance note explains Part 14 of the Town & Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) Order 2015 which confers permitted development rights for the installation of specified types of microgeneration equipment on or within the curtillage of non-domestic buildings subject to certain criteria.
This Guidance Note provides a summary of key changes made to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) published on 24 July 2018. The guidance note has been updated to reflect NPPF amendments published by the government on 19 February 2019. The guidance note must be read alongside the NPPF 2019 and the Government's guidance set out in the online Planning Practice Guidance (PPG).