Part 1 of the GPDO – Summary of Amendments since 2013

This page provides a summary of the amendments since 2013 to Part 1 of the GPDO.

Note: For a summary of the amendments since 2013 to other Parts of the GPDO, please view this page.

Statutory Instruments (SIs):

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PART 1 CLASS A - AMENDED PD RIGHTS for certain houses to erect a larger rear extension until 30/05/2019:

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PART 1 CLASS A - AMENDED PD RIGHTS to remove the loophole that allowed certain houses to erect a front extension:

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PART 1 CLASS A - AMENDED PD RIGHTS to clarify the requirement for an extension with more than a single storey to be at least 7m from the rear boundary of the host property:

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PART 1 CLASS A - AMENDED PD RIGHTS in relation to the phrases "the enlarged part of the dwellinghouse" and the "total enlargement":

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PART 1 CLASS B - AMENDED PD RIGHTS in relation to the 20cm set-back requirement for a roof extension:

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PART 1 (GENERAL) - NEW definition of "highway" (and "unadopted street"):

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PART 1 (GENERAL) - Part 1 of the GPDO does not apply to a dwellinghouse granted planning permission by Part 3 Class M, N, P, PA, or Q:

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PART 1 (GENERAL) - SUPERSEDED PROPOSALS for NEW PD RIGHTS for additional storeys in London:

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PART 1 (GENERAL) - Examples of insignificant amendments:

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