An Overview of Planning Law for Planners and Property Professionals

Central Law Training
Course summary
Length: 1 day
Price: 475 GBP excl. VAT
Location: Birmingham, London

Course Description

An Overview of Planning Law for Planners and Property Professionals Training Course

An Overview of Planning Law for Planners and Property Professionals - Foundation Training Course

This training course provides an introductory overview of planning law for non-legal professionals.  The course aims to demystify this complex subject area will explore the frameworks and basic principles that govern planning law.

All course content is taught at an introductory level and is aimed at a non-legal audience, making this course ideal for professionals who are working in context with planning law and need only a basic understanding. Common legal problems in planning law will be covered with clear examples.

Suitability - Who should attend?

This training course is suitable for non-lawyer property professionals needing a basic understanding of planning law. 

Outcome / Qualification etc.

This course results in 6 CPD hours.

Training Course Content

This training course will cover the following modules:

  • What is the statutory framework?
  • Applying for planning permission and the criteria for the decision
  • What is the Development Plan and how is it created? The role of public participation
  • Differences between outline and full permission.
  • Conditions
  • Rights of appeal- Secretary of State and the High Court
  • Enforcement of planning control – time limits and concealed breaches
  • Environmental impact assessment
  • Section 106 agreements
  • Community Infrastructure Levy
  • Enforcement and concealed breaches
  • Listed building and conservation area controls
  • National Planning Policy Framework
  • The Crown


The cost of this course varies between member and non-members:

  • Package price: £198 + VAT per delegate
  • Member price: £230 + VAT per delegate
  • Non-member price: £475 + VAT per delegate

In House / Bespoke Training

Central Law Training can also deliver this course as in house training and customise the course content to meet the specific requirements of your staff.

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