Developers dislike numerous aspects of the fixed-rate levy that many councils impose on planning permissions, but would struggle to identify an alternative method of setting their contributions to infrastructure, according to the industry's umbrella group.3 comments
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Government is bringing in reforms to the agency responsible for protecting the nation's heritage assets. Emma Watton explains.
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A government U-turn on who should oversee sustainable urban drainage has put pressure on planners, writes John Geoghegan.
Government-backed proposals for an east-west High Speed Three (HS3) rail link between cities in the north of England could transform housing growth, experts have said.
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