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08/04/20 - The Planning Inspectorate’s Statement, 25th March 2020

Steven Hopkins discusses the impact that the Government's measures for tackling Coronavirus are having on planning appeals, highlighting the main points arising from the Planning Inspectorate ('PINS') statement dated 25th March 2020.

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08/04/20 - The Planning Court during the Coronavirus pandemic

Michael Harman discusses operational changes made by the Planning Court in order to allow it to continue conducting its business, as well as the implications of these changes.

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08/04/20 - Permitted Development Rights: changes in the context of the Coronavirus pandemic

The government introduces Class DA permitted right in order to support businesses and the availability of food supply.

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08/04/20 - Keeping a planning permission alive during the Coronavirus crisis - time limits, S106 agreements and CIL payments

Time limits for implementing a planning permission and submitting a reserved maters application to a local authority remain the same. Commercial viability of sites will be under scrutiny...

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04/04/20 - Can you still make your Will during the coronavirus lockdown?

With Holmes & Hills Solicitors, yes you can. Click and read to find out how.

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03/04/20 - Commercial leases, rents and the Coronavirus Act 2020

Commercial property solicitor discusses the commercial lease considerations as tenants consider their options regarding rent following Coronavirus Act 2020

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02/04/20 - Coronavirus Act 2020 provides for virtual Planning Committee meetings

Jo Lilliott puts the spotlight on 78 of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and its important implications for Planning Committee meetings.

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