Monthly Archives: May 2013

Reform of Judicial Review

Last year the Government consulted on proposed reforms of Judicial Review (JR).  The proposals were drive by concern about the use of JR to delay and frustrate plans for growth. The Government published its response to the Consultation in April.  … Continue reading

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Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013 – Section 106, Affordable Housing and Viability

Our last blog post briefly outlined the Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013, which received Royal Assent on 25th April 2013. One provision of the Act which has come into force immediately is section 7, which inserts new provisions 106BA, 106BB … Continue reading

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Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013

The Growth and Infrastructure Act 2013 received Royal Assent on 25th April 2013.  The Act includes various measures aimed at promoting growth and facilitating the delivery of infrastructure.  These include: an option to make planning applications directly to the Secretary … Continue reading

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