Category Archives: Part 3 Class Q of the GPDO – Appeal Decisions

The Government states (again) its intention to make further changes to the planning system, including PD rights …

In July 2015, the HM Treasury document titled "Fixing the foundations - Creating a more prosperous nation" (aka the "productivity plan") was published (for further info, please view this post). Now, in August 2015, the following DEFRA document (aka the "rural productivity plan") also sets out the Government's intention to make further changes to the planning system, including permitted development rights: Continue reading

The Government states its intention to make further changes to the planning system, including PD rights …

The following HM Treasury document (aka the "productivity plan") sets out the Government's intention to make further changes to the planning system, including permitted development rights: Continue reading

Various updates to the Planning Jungle website …

A significant number of updates have been made to the Planning Jungle website during the last week, as summarised below: Continue reading

IMPORTANT: New Legislation – the GPDO 2015 (15/04/2015) – Amendments to Parts 3 and 4 …

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

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 15/04/2015: Continue reading

DCLG publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (March 2015) …

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

IMPORTANT: DCLG has updated its “Planning Practice Guidance” website to include a new section relating to Part 3 Classes M, MA, and MB of the GPDO …

On 05/03/2015, DCLG updated its "Planning Practice Guidance" website to include the following new section relating to Part 3 Classes M, MA, and MB of the GPDO: Continue reading

NEW PAGE: “Part 3 of the GPDO – Information about Appeal Decisions” …

The Part 3 of the GPDO – Information about Appeal Decisions page on this website provides information about where to find appeal decisions relating to Part 3 of the GPDO (i.e. “changes of use and associated operational development”).

The above page not only provides links to several other documents on the website, but also provides informal lists of prior approval appeals relating to Part 3 Classes K, M and MA. These lists currently include the following: Continue reading

NEW DOCUMENT: “Part 3 Class Q of the GPDO – Appeal Decisions” …

The Part 3 Class Q of the GPDO - Appeal Decisions document provides the conclusions, full summaries, and decision notices for appeal decisions relating to Part 3 Class Q of the GPDO (i.e. agricultural-to-residential conversions).

The above document currently includes 4 appeal decisions relating to agricultural-to-residential conversions, for which the conclusions are as follows:

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