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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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Scamell and Gasztowicz on Land Covenants

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The Essential Guide to Planning Law: Decision Making and Practice in the UK

ISBN13: 9781447324454
Published: February 2017
Publisher: The Policy Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £65.00

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This textbook is designed to give students all the background and contextual information they will need to understand the regulatory structures that enable public and urban planning in the United Kingdom.

Aimed at beginning students with little to no previous knowledge of law or planning, it enables them to understand the intersections of law and planning and more deeply engage with either subject.

Planning Law

Part One: Planning Law
Planning law in context
Development of statutory land use planning in the UK
Planning arrangements in the devolved UK
Reform and modernisation of the UK's planning systems
Core principles and concepts of planning law

Part Two: Plans, Decision-making and Practice
Development Plans: Forward planning and planning policy
Development Management: Permissions, applications and permitted development
Planning conditions, agreements, and obligations
Other forms of planning control and consent

Part Three: Rights, Challenges and Professional Responsibilities
Planning Appeals, Judicial Review and the Ombudsman
Planning in Practice: Decision-making with others.