Local Plan Monitor – February
Welcome to the second edition of our Local Plan Monitor. We trust you will find this information helpful as you go about your business for the month...
New recruit joins our Archaeology and Heritage team
We are very pleased to welcome Emily Mercer to Lanpro’s growing archaeology and heritage team.
Appeal allowed for residential development in Little Melton, Norfolk
A Planning Inspector has granted outline planning permission for circa 30 dwellings on the edge of Little Melton, Norfolk following a refusal by South...
Public Consultation on Lord Williams Lower School Site
We have been consulting on a Development Brief for the Lord Williams Lower School site in Thame, Oxfordshire.
Publication of the New National Planning Policy Framework
The revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was published on 24th July, just 4 months after the release of the consultation draft and takes...
Improved prospects of prior approval? B8 storage and agricultural buildings to residential use.
Government announced this week proposed changes to Class P and Class Q (Part 3 of Schedule 2 of the GPDO) which will come into force on the 6th April.
Proposed revisions to the Framework – Its impact one week on?
The National Planning Policy Framework (‘the Framework’), first issued by Government in 2012 has had a major impact on the planning system and has, on...
Government clarifies rules relating to change of use of agricultural buildings to dwellings
Planning rules currently allow for the change of use of agricultural buildings to up to 3 dwellings, provided certain criteria are met (Class Q, Part...
Waveney District Council – Preferred Options for Future Development
Waveney District Council is preparing a new Local Plan for the District.