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Our Consultants are RPTI Chartered Town Planners, and why it matters

Our Consultants are RPTI Chartered Town Planners, and why it matters

Why is membership of the Royal Town Planning Institute important? Employers recognise the high quality of skills and experience that are held by Chartered Town Planners. They know that they can rely upon the designation as a sign of professionalism. Chartered Town Planners must adhere to a

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Why we have won 8 of our last 10 planning appeals in Harrow

Why we have won 8 of our last 10 planning appeals in Harrow

Why we have won 8 of our last 10 planning appeals in Harrow Harrow Council in north-west London rejects more planning applications than most other councils in England and Wales and takes a particularly strict and inflexible approach to applications for householder extensions. Just Planning receives a

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Received an enforcement notice? How to persuade the council to withdraw it

Received an enforcement notice? How to persuade the council to withdraw it

Just Planning recently persuaded Enfield and Hounslow councils to withdraw enforcement notices. How? What is a planning enforcement notice? Councils have the power to serve an enforcement notice if they believe that a development (or change of use) has been carried out without planning permission. They may also

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The Telegraph features our advice on navigating an increasingly complicated planning system

The Telegraph features our advice on navigating an increasingly complicated planning system

Last Saturday, the Telegraph featured our advice on winning the planning system’s ‘postcode lottery’. As we have pointed out elsewhere, some councils grant permission for a much higher proportion of applications than others. Councils in the south east, and in London in particular, are especially poor performers. The

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Just Planning Chief Executive on LondonLive News

Just Planning Chief Executive on LondonLive News

Our Chief Executive, Martin Gaine, appeared on the LondonLive channel last week to comment on high planning application rates among London councils in particular. In discussions with the presenter, he urged people refused planning application to seek professional advice and always to consider a planning appeal. http://www.londonlive.co.uk/news/2016-03-02/planning-says-no-london-homeowners-struggle-with-approval

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The Times features our advice on planning applications and appeals

The Times features our advice on planning applications and appeals

Just Planning – The Times The ‘Bricks & Mortar’ section of the Times newspaper on Friday 26 February features Just Planning’s top tips on getting planning permission for householder extensions and alterations. The article can be viewed here: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/life/property/article4699218.ece We provided the following advice to homeowners considering an extension:

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New Website

New Website

Welcome to our new website, we’ve just launched in 2016! We hope that you find our new website useful, we now feature the latest industry news for planning, appeals and enforcements. We also feature our latest success cases. If you would like a FREE assessment from a

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