Category Archives: Legislation – GPDO 2015

IMPORTANT: The government publishes a consultation (until 07/06/2023) relating to the Use Classes Order and the GPDO …

The government has published the following consultation, which runs for 8 weeks from 12/04/2023 until 07/06/2023: Continue reading

IMPORTANT: The government publishes a consultation (until 25/04/2023) relating to the GPDO …

[UPDATE: For the subsequent legislation relating to this consultation, please view the following posts:
- This post for the legislation relating to Parts 4 and 12 of the GPDO.
- This post for the legislation relating to Part 14 of the GPDO.]

[UPDATE: For the subsequent government response to this consultation (which was published after the above legislation), please view this post.]

The government has published the following consultation, which runs for 8 weeks from 28/02/2023 until 25/04/2023: Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (3 March 2023) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

The government publishes its response to the consultation within the “Planning for the Future – White Paper” (which ran until 29/10/2020) …

The government has published the following (very short) response to the consultation within the "Planning for the Future - White Paper" (which ran for 12 weeks from 06/08/2020 until 29/10/2020): Continue reading

The government publishes a consultation (until 02/03/2023) relating to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) …

[UPDATE: For the subsequent government response to this consultation, please view the following posts:
- This post for the response document relating to onshore wind.
- This post for the response document relating to all other topics]

The government has published the following consultation, which runs for 10 weeks from 22/12/2022 until 02/03/2023: Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (2 September 2022) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

New Legislation – relating to integrated care boards, including consequential amendments to the DMPO 2015, the GPDO 2015, the Local Planning Regulations 2012, etc (01/07/2022) …

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 01/07/2022:

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The government publishes its response to the “Supporting defence infrastructure and the future of time-limited permitted development rights” consultation …

[NOTE: For the (previously published) legislation relating to this consultation, please view this post.]

The government has published the following response to the consultation titled "Supporting defence infrastructure and the future of time-limited permitted development rights" (which ran for 10 weeks from 05/09/2021 until 14/11/2021): Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (31 May 2022) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (25 March 2022) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

New Legislation – relating to PD rights for electronic communications code operators (04/04/2022) …

[UPDATE: The information on this page has subsequently been incorporated into the "GPDO Other Parts - Summary of Amendments since 2013" page].

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 04/04/2022: Continue reading

The government publishes its response to the consultation (until 14/06/2021) relating to PD rights for electronic communications infrastructure …

[UPDATE: For the subsequent legislation relating to this consultation, please view this post and this post.]

The government has published the following response to the consultation titled "Changes to permitted development rights for electronic communications infrastructure - technical consultation" (which ran for 8 weeks from 20/04/2021 until 14/06/2021): Continue reading

High Court judgment about the scope of the prior approval matters (the “impact on the amenity of any adjoining premises” and the “external appearance of the dwellinghouse”) within Part 1 Class AA (and Part 20 Classes ZA, A, AA, AB, AC, and AD) of the GPDO (03/02/2022) …

[UPDATE: For information about the subsequent "Cab Housing Limited" Court of Appeal judgment dated 23/02/2023, which upheld the below "Cab Housing Limited" High Court judgment dated 03/02/2022, please view the free-to-view transcript on the Bailii.org website (link).]

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The following High Court judgment about the scope of the prior approval matters (the "impact on the amenity of any adjoining premises" and the "external appearance of the dwellinghouse") within Part 1 Class AA of the GPDO was handed down on 03/02/2022: Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (11 February 2022) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

The government publishes its response to the consultation (until 03/06/2021) relating to PD rights …

[NOTE: For the (previously published) legislation relating to this consultation, please view this post and this post.]

The government has published the following response to the consultation titled "Technical consultation on consequential changes to permitted development rights" (which ran for 3 weeks from 13/05/2021 until 03/06/2021): Continue reading

The “Use Classes Order 1987 – Quick Reference Guide” document has been updated to remove the references to Part 4 Class BA of the GPDO …

The "Use Classes Order 1987 - Quick Reference Guide" document has been updated to remove the references to Part 4 Class BA of the GPDO 2015 (which allowed the additional temporary use of land for any purpose for up to 28 days during the 1 year period from 01/01/2021 to 31/12/2021). This document is available via the "Use Classes Order 1987 - Quick Reference Guide" page of the website, or via the following (direct) link:

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IMPORTANT: New Legislation – Amendments to Part 1 of the GPDO (11/01/2022) …

[UPDATE: The information on this page has subsequently been incorporated into the "GPDO Part 1 (All Classes) - Summary of Amendments since 2013" page].

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 11/01/2022: Continue reading

IMPORTANT: New Legislation – Amendments to Other Parts of the GPDO (01/01/2022, 02/01/2022, and 11/01/2022) …

[UPDATE: The information on this page has subsequently been incorporated into the "GPDO Other Parts - Summary of Amendments since 2013" page].

[UPDATE: For the subsequent government response to the consultation relating to this legislation (which was published after this legislation), please view this post.]

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 01/01/2022, 02/01/2022, and 11/01/2022: Continue reading