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The National Planning Policy Framework

30/03/2012

Following the Government’s recent Budget announcement, the NPPF came into force on 27 March 2012.

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Localism Bill 2010-11 Receives Royal Assent

29/11/2011

On 15 November 2011 the Localism Bill 2010-11 was granted Royal Assent.  The Localism Act 2011 will introduce fundamental reforms in many aspects of Local Government.  These will include:-

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CIL Reform

11/11/2011

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) is currently consulting on proposals to reform the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL).  Draft Regulations to accompany the consultation have also been published. 

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Neighbourhood Planning Regulations

11/11/2011

On 13 December 2010 the Coalition Government presented the Localism Bill 2010-11 to Parliament.

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Law Commission: Easements, Covenants and Profits A Prendre

12/07/2011

The Law Commission has published its final report containing its recommendations to simplify, modernise and improve the law of easements, covenants and profits a prendre.  on 8 June 2011.

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Presumption in Favour of Sustainable Development

12/07/2011

The Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) has now published a draft presumption in favour of sustainable development.  The presumption states:-

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