In RICS latest article, Partner Nick Walker reviews the Building Safety Bill currently before Parliament.
Gateway 1 and Fire Statements are intended to integrate thinking on fire safety as part of the planning application process, but will Gateway 1 help implement Hackitt’s recommendations or become a paper exercise?
The long-awaited UK government white paper “The Williams-Shapps Plan for Rail” has been published. It contains 62 commitments and in this article we explore some of the key points for the UK rail sector.
This article considers the new permitted development rights for emergency development and reflects on key issues for developers still not yet addressed by the UK Government in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
This article provides an update on the steps taken so far to address the ongoing planning challenges arising as a result of Covid-19 in the UK.