New Technical Guidance
New ‘Technical Guidance’ from the Department for Communities and Local Government (CLG) is now available to help understand the changes made to the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995 by the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (Amendment) (No.2) (England) Order 2008.
The Loft Group Guide (Members only)
This guide is written to help you do the right things for both your business and your customer at each stage of the loft conversion. It covers each stage of a typical loft conversion.
Town and Country Planning Guidance (For use by members, householders, householder agents and local planning authorities)
This guidance, “Understanding classes B, C & G” is our understanding of how the Communities and Local Government (CLG) intended Classes B, C & G to be interpreted.
Call for Evidence (Members Only)
As part of the Government’s reform of the planning system the Government introduced new changes on 1st October 2008 to the permitted development rights for householders. The Government’s stated intention was to make it easier for householders wanting to extend their homes without the need for planning permission...
FMB Monitoring System for approved LDC applications (Members Only)
This form has been designed to allow the FMB to monitor how Local Planning Authorities are interpreting the new GPDO.