temporary permitted development rights and takeawy

Helping the restaurant and pub industry to adapt to the challenges presented by Covid-19 has required the UK planning system to respond quickly and proactively.  Given the surge in enquiries we have received from the hospitality industry recently, we thought … Continued

Retrospective annexe application

It isn’t an unusual situation and something we have written about previously, but following the purchase of a property, what do you do when you suddenly discover planning permissions aren’t in place for existing works or uses. This was exactly … Continued

Drawings of planning permission secured by Plainview Planning for large expansion of international company in Gloucester

Plainview Planning has secured three planning permissions for several site alterations, commercial unit reconfigurations and the regularisation of historic works on a large commercial site in Cirencester, for a large international company specialising in clinical technologies. Our client had recently … Continued

Plainview Planning's COVID-19 statement

In light of the ever evolving coronavirus situation, we are writing to reassure you that Plainview Planning Ltd is committed to the health and safety of its clients, partners and employees.  We anticipate that most of our employees will be … Continued

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A map of development constraints in South Somerset

South Somerset District Council are undertaking a ‘Call for Sites’ consultation as part of their review of the Housing & Economic Land Availability Assessment (HELAA) in order to update the previous HELAA published in 2018. The HELAA only identifies opportunities … Continued

Outline plan for 70 home development

Plainview Planning have been supporting Context Land in an exciting land promotion project for 70 homes to the south of Halstead in Essex. We are delighted to have been part of the project team to secure outline planning permission for … Continued

Ancillary annexe accommodation

Proactive engagement with the enforcement team and a comprehensive retrospective application for the use of a garden room as ancillary accommodation, has enabled our client to avoid enforcement action and retain much needed annexe accommodation, securing its use both now … Continued

map of the forest of dean showing development potential and constraints

The Forest of Dean District Council (FODDC) are undertaking a ‘Call for Sites’ consultation as part of their Strategic Housing & Economic Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA). The consultation is now live and will end on the 29th March 2020.  What … Continued

Sui Generis Change of Use application

We successfully secured planning permission for a change of use for a nail and beauty salon (Sui Generis use) which has helped a thriving business expand their offer and directly aligns with recent government ambitions which seek to ensure flexibility … Continued

Horsham Draft LP 2019 to 2036 development options and constraints map

Do you have a plot of land that you think might be suitable for development? If your site is within the Horsham District Council area, you may be interested to know that the Council has just announced a public consultation on … Continued