Planning (Commercial)

What legal issues should I be aware of?

Planning permission for commercial development is a complex and important area for business or developer going through the process. Whether you need planning permission for a small-scale industrial development or a major housing estate or anything in-between, there are many hoops through which you have to jump.

You will have to deal with planning authorities and may well have local political considerations, depending on which political party controls the Local Authority. You will also have to comply with the complex laws and regulations that apply to commercial property. We can put you in touch with a barrister on myBarrister who is fully familiar with the legal environment and can assist you with any legal issue to do with commercial planning.

Among other issues, your barrister will be able to advise you on:

  • applying for planning permission
  • planning appeals
  • enforcement
  • environmental impact assessments
  • health & safety
  • compulsory purchases
  • planning disputes
  • ownership, title, easements and rights of way

Why should I choose a barrister?

Barristers are experts in the law. They are best placed to advise you on your legal position, can advise you on the best course of action, draft legal documents, advise on formal proceedings and use his or her advocacy skills to argue your case to the highest standard in any court, tribunal or hearing, if that becomes necessary.

Which barrister should I choose?

If you need expert advice on a matter of commercial planning, choose a barrister on myBarrister. Barristers will provide you with guidance so you that you know where you stand and can take the right decisions about what to do next.

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