“Part 1 of the GPDO – GENERAL Appeal Decisions” – 5 additional appeal decisions (total = 908) …

The Part 1 of the GPDO - GENERAL Appeal Decisions document has been updated to include 5 additional appeal decisions relating to householder permitted development legislation, for which the conclusions are as follows:

February 2017 - Code a00802 (appeal allowed):

  • The excavation of a basement does fall within the scope of Class A.
  • This appeal decision provides an example of where it was concluded that the excavation of a certain volume of earth (i.e. as part of other works) does fall within the scope of Part 1 of the GPDO. (*)
    [Note: Approx 230m3 would be excavated during creation of basement].

February 2017 - Code a00801 (appeal dismissed):

  • This appeal decision provides an example of where it was concluded that a particular elevation does “front” a highway, even though there’s a significant angle between the elevation and the highway.
    [Note: The angle is approx 47 degrees].
  • This appeal decision provides an example of where an Inspector specifically disagrees with the advice within the DCLG “Permitted development rights for householders - Technical Guidance” document. [Note: In this particular case, the Inspector does not refer to a court judgment that supports the contrary interpretation]. (*)
    [Note: Relates to Part 1 Class A paragraph A.1(e) of the GPDO 2015].

February 2017 - Code a00800 (appeal dismissed):

  • [Note: To view these conclusions, please log onto the website as a member].

February 2017 - Code a00799 (appeal dismissed):

  • [Note: To view these conclusions, please log onto the website as a member].

February 2017 - Code a00798 (appeal dismissed):

  • [Note: To view these conclusions, please log onto the website as a member].

Notes:

  • To view the conclusions, full summaries, and decision notices for any of the above appeals, please view the Part 1 of the GPDO - GENERAL Appeal Decisions document. As a member of the Planning Jungle website, you can view the decision notices for all of the appeals within the above document for no extra cost.
  • Any of the above conclusions marked with a "(*)" contradict other appeal decisions. The "Reference Section" within the above document indicates how many appeals have supported and contradicted each particular conclusion.