Training course

Planning Committees

14 May 2018
10:00 - 16:00
DAC Beachcroft LLP, London

100 Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1BN

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This course is ideal for newly qualified Lawyers/Planners or Lawyers/Planners with little or no experience of Planning Law and / or advising Planning Committees

This course will enable you to:

  • Grasp the key legal and procedural aspects of the decision-making process
  • Understand common issues such as members’ interests, bias and pre-determination
  • Consider case studies and participate in workshops

This course will include:

  • An overview of relevant planning law and practice
  • An overview of common committee procedures e.g. motions, amendments etc
  • Dealing with common problems such as refusals and approvals against officers’ advice
  • An overview of key administrative law concepts
  • The committee process – reports, probity, interacting with members and the public.
  • Coping with the committee meeting
  • Update on Localism Act 2011 changes

Planning Committees

14 May 2018 | 10:00 - 16:00

£215 +VAT

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