Building and Construction Permits in UK Law
Auburn Court Ltd v Kingston and Saint Andrew Corporation
...... and Saint Andrew Corporation The Building Surveyor and (2) The Town and ... 4 The appellant commenced the construction of the new recreational building without first ......
JG (A Child) v Legal Services Commission and Others
...... a substantial part of the rear of the building (while preserving its front aspect) and ... making in respect of requiring a construction method statement designed to ensure that the ......
Town Quay Developments and Another v Eastleigh Borough Council
...... grant of planning permission and listed building consent and approval to the constitution of a new ..., as I have said, to facilitate the construction of the new distributor road. It was subject to ......
The Queen (on the application of Mrs Emma Newey) v South Hams District Council
...... Council, first to approve the Construction Method Statement (the “CMS”) provided for by ... in or including the carrying out of building or other operations, it shall be granted subject ......
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Books & Journal Articles
Green office construction: a discounted after-tax cash flow analysis
Purpose: – The purpose of this paper is to address the apparent slow acceptance on the part of developers located in the USA to seek green certifications. If green-certified construction costs more...
Impact of sustainability on business performance and strategy for commercial building contractors
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to understand the corporate sustainability culture of contracting firms, particularly in the Midwest. Many of the local firms operate nationally. The local cor...
Regeneration of brownfield land: the environmental law challenges
Purpose: The purpose of the project was to investigate environmental law issues surrounding the regeneration of brownfield land. Design/methodology/approach: Following a literature review, an indu...
Access to Urban Land and its Role in Enhancing Business Environment: Multi-track versus Mono-route Land-use Markets
Access to urban land for business activities relates to access to working space, or using and/or controlling a unit of land based on open access, land ownership, land lease, business lease or premi...
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Law Firm Commentaries
Legal issues for those running UK construction businesses - (Planning, Health and Safety, Regulatory, House Building and Employment)
Welcome to our round-up of legal issues relevant to UK construction businesses. The summaries below contain updates and links to recent articles from colleagues specialising in planning,...
Have Finney and the coronavirus pandemic turned section 96A into a town and country planning superpower?
Progression of all stages of a development are likely to be challenging for the foreseeable future, particularly decisions around whether to implement valuable planning permissions that are due to ...
Extension for planning permissions in England due to expire confirmed by MHCLG
MHCLG has confirmed that all planning permissions due to expire during the lockdown period will be extended until 1 April 2021. In this blog we examine the details of this announcement....... that planning permissions and listed buildings consents that would lapse during the lockdown ......
Disclosure of financial information in viability assessments: Considerations for developers
The recent judicial review in R (Holborn Studios) v London Borough of Hackney raises important considerations for developers and planning authorities in terms of financial details to be disclosed ...
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