Three environmental bodies which are statutory consultees on different types of planning application have signalled their intention to get involved in pre-application discussions with developers.
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The Environment Agency has teamed up with Sitematch London to provide its assessment of opportunity sites included in our directory.
Sitematch London is to provide enhanced profiles of participating boroughs and public sector agencies.
Legislation to underwrite borrowing for infrastructure and private sector rented housing, plus a new “shop window” for public sector surplus land, are included in a package of measures announced to boost economic development.
Any plans to remove planning obligations from developers to encourage private sector rented housing must ensure necessary infrastructure, according to London local authorities.
The Government Property Unit’s plans to create a centralised property department within Whitehall was scuppered partly through resistance from the Treasury, according to a new investigation.
The amount of surplus government land saw a net rise of 6.2 per cent in the second quarter of the year, according to figures released by the Government.
The Greater London Authority is pushing ahead with plans to open up nine wharves on the Thames to development by removing planning restrictions.
NHS Property Services Limited has appointed a new regional director for London.