Permitted development rights have been brought into sharp focus recently, with the case of Oates v Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government [2017] EWHC 2716 (Admin)

Alex Ground appears in Estates Gazette highlighting the forthcoming appeal which could shed new light on the interplay of permitted development rights, change of use and external alterations.

Development rights and alterations is available to read on the Estates Gazette Website via subscription. 

Alex is a partner in our real estate team. She advises on all aspects of planning, highways and compulsory purchase including planning applications, appeals, negotiating s106 agreements, challenges and enforcement.