Vacancy- Planning Consultant
We are looking for a highly motivated Planning Consultant to join the planning team here at Evans Jones.Read more
Vacancy - Graduate Planner
We are looking for a highly motivated graduate planner to join the planning team here at Evans Jones.Read more
New use class proposed for short term lets
Planning Consultant Anthony Cogan discusses the amendments to the Levelling Up Bill in April which proposes that certain types of short-term holiday let be brought within a new use class.Read more
Review of Infrastructure Levy Consultation 2023
Planning consultant, Anthony Cogan discusses the recent review on the infrastructure Levy. Published by the Department for Levelling up Housing and Communities (DLUHC) on the 17 March 2023. Here we consider the implications of the Community InfrastructureRead more
Planning Application Fee Increase - Consultation
Planning consultant, Anthony Cogan discusses the recent review of how to improve the town planning process.Read more
What does the construction industry look like for 2023?
Our head of project consultancy discusses the challenges faced by the construction industry due to the current pressures of our economy.Read more
Is land availability really the problem?
New DLUHC statistics show that the perception that most new development is gobbling up our green and pleasant land is at odds with reality.Read more
Another PM, another direction for Planning Policy?
With our third PM in as many months, we ask which direction Rishi Sunak's ideas on planning policy will take us?Read more
Is Liz Truss failing to plan?
As the government announces the scrapping of top-down housing targets, David Jones looks at the effect on new housing and development.Read more
Government Growth Plan - a Planning Perspective
As part of the Growth Plan presented by Chancellor Kwasi Kwarteng on 23rd September, the Government has announced that they will be publishing a forthcoming Planning and Infrastructure Bill, with the aim of “accelerating priority major infrastructure projects across England.Read more
Queen's Speech - A Planning Perspective
As the Queen's speech is delivered to Parliament, Adam White, Principal Planner reflects on how the new legislation might affect the Planning system as a whole.Read more
First Homes Scheme - Government Releases ‘Model Section 106 Agreement’
The First Homes Scheme came into effect in June 2021; however due to transitional reasons didn’t come into full force until 28th December 2021.Read more