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Commercial Property Solicitors

Commercial Property Solicitors

Planning Permission & Property Development

Else solicitors are experts when it comes to planning laws.

These laws control how individuals and companies use and develop their land and properties, whether they own the land / property or lease it.

If a business wants to change the way it uses its land and buildings, they usually have to apply for permission from the local authority. Without the right legal advice and support, a business can make costly and damaging mistakes when approaching them.

Applying for planning permission is a regimented and formal process and the results can be unpredictable, particularly because the process relies on the local authority interpreting agreed policy.

Refusal of planning permission, or conditions imposed on the granting of permission, can be challenged through an appeals process. A property developer who ignores planning permission conditions can face costly enforcement action.

How we can help

Else Solicitors’ commercial property team has knowledge and experience of the local authority planning process, including appeals. We have productive working relationships with local councils and service providers which equip us to work thoroughly and efficiently.

Our solicitors can give you expert advice about how planning laws will affect your proposed development. We have the expertise to anticipate possible future planning-related issues and discuss the best ways of making a successful planning application.

The areas where we can help include:

  • Advising on planning applications
  • Drafting planning agreements
  • Negotiating infrastructure agreements
  • Advising on planning appeals.

For more information on how we can help, please contact our commercial property solicitors on 01283 526200. Alternatively you can send us a message and we will be in touch very shortly

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