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Environment and Planning

Environment and Planning

The leading public sector practice acting for over 200 contracting authorities across the UK

Our dedicated planning and environmental team can assist you in dealing with the complexities surrounding planning legislation and its possible reform. Our in-depth and up-to-date knowledge frameworks and info-banks mean we can advise on the most recent developments in planning and environmental law.

Our clients include numerous local authorities, RSLs, The Housing Corporation, RDAs, URC/ UDCs and leading private sector developers and funders.

We advise our clients on issues such as; major town and city centre regeneration projects, promoting or resisting Compulsory Purchase Orders and their implementation, negotiating obligations to be contained in Section 106 Agreements, drafting Section 278 Agreements and CPO Indemnity Agreements, Infrastructure Agreements and Development Agreements, and dealing with environmental aspects of planning matters, including the preparation of Environmental Impact Assessments.

We can also advise clients on the planning aspects of major PFI/PPP waste projects, contaminated land, remediation strategies, environmental risk audits and environmental impact assessments.

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