Ecology Planning Conditions

Ecology Planning Conditions

For development sites that have wildlife interest, Local Planning Authorities often apply a range of pre-commencement or pre-operation ecology planning conditions. Whilst pre-commencement planning conditions should not come as a surprise to applicants (see our related...
What is Biodiversity Net Gain?

What is Biodiversity Net Gain?

Biodiversity Net Gain is “an approach to development that leaves biodiversity in a better state than before.”(1).  When applying biodiversity net gain principles, developers are encouraged to bring forward schemes that provide an overall increase in natural habitat...