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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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Revocation of the Regional Strategy for the South East

The Government has published the Order which will revoke the Regional Strategy for the South East (RSSE). The Order will come into force on 25th March 2013 when the RSSE will be revoked with the exception of Policy NRM6 which … Continue reading

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Revocation of The Regional Strategy for Yorkshire and Humber

This week is the week that The Regional Strategy for Yorkshire and Humber (RSYH) will finally be revoked.  The first attempt at revoking Regional Strategies took place in July 2010 and was successfully challenged in court by Cala Homes.  An … Continue reading

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Modifying Section 106 Obligations

In August 2012 we highlighted the Government’s proposal to relax the circumstances in which s.106 planning obligations could be modified or discharged.  The aim is to boost the economic recovery by kick starting developments burdened by planning obligations which render … Continue reading

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