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Guernsey Streamlines Pre-Application Planning Advice
Guernsey's Development Control team has launched a new, more streamlined procedure for providing pre-application planning advice.
Guernsey
24 Aug 2018
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Don't Let Your Dream Jersey Home Become A Planning Nightmare
The case of a family who had to leave their £600,000 home of 31 years over a boundary dispute underlines the importance of getting expert legal advice over property disputes and conveyancing.
Jersey
15 Aug 2018
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Do I Need Planning Permission For Every Change I Want To Make To My Guernsey Property?
The starting position is that all development requires planning permission.
Guernsey
16 May 2018
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Family's Lost Home Over Boundary Dispute Underlines The Importance Of Legal Advice
The case of a family who have to leave their £600,000 home of 31 years over a boundary dispute underlines the importance of getting expert legal advice over property disputes ...
Guernsey
27 Dec 2017
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Decision To Stop Jersey Infrastructure Levy Is The Right One, Says Ogier Construction Specialist
The States of Jersey's narrow decision to reject the proposed Jersey Infrastructure Levy is the right one, says Ogier construction law specialist Claire Smith.
Jersey
15 Dec 2017
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Am I Responsible For Planning Breaches Caused By The Previous Owners Of My Guernsey Property?
When viewing properties, buyers are often on the look-out for any faults that could cost a lot of money to fix further down the line.
Guernsey
7 Nov 2017
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Court Ruling Underlines Need For Swift Action On Planning Appeals
A court ruling supporting the rejection of a Planning appeal filed a day after the 28-day deadline underlines the need to take advice early and file papers on time...
Jersey
12 Jun 2017
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Change In Land Use Restrictions Takes Effect In Guernsey
Reforms to restrictions on the use of land in Guernsey that have come into effect this week are likely to lead to a more flexible and policy-led approach to changes of use...
Guernsey
12 Apr 2017
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Biodiversity Surveys For Most Jersey Planning Applications Under New Draft Rules
Sweeping Planning changes demanding full biodiversity surveys for hundreds of Planning applications each year have the potential to delay even minor projects – and could shut down work completely...
Jersey
13 Jan 2017
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A Planning Problem We Can All Agree On…
Coming just weeks after a fiercely contested Island Development Plan debate that saw lobbying on all sides, a whopping 23 amendments...
Guernsey
2 Dec 2016
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Construction Professionals Urge Caution On Guernsey Development Plan
Politicians have again been urged to support amendments to car parking and affordable housing proposals that the construction industry say will otherwise stop building activity and cost jobs.
Guernsey
13 Oct 2016
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Concerns Over Jersey Construction Regulations
New construction regulations forcing architects and designers to take on health and safety responsibilities for small building projects in Jersey could lead to increased costs and delays to projects...
Jersey
27 Sep 2016
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Development To Go Ahead After Independent Review Gives Green Light
A major new development of 169 homes in St Helier has been given the go-ahead after Ogier Planning lawyer Claire Smith won an appeal against a decision by a panel of politicians to turn down the scheme.
Jersey
14 Sep 2016
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Major Private Sector Developments Show Confidence In Guernsey's Economy
Two private sector developments promising £370 million worth of investment in housing and the retail and leisure sectors demonstrate confidence in Guernsey's economy...
Guernsey
30 Aug 2016
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Shedding Light On Jersey's New Planning Appeal System
Jonathan Hughes, Head of Ogier's Property Law Group and Ogier's Local Legal Services team, caught up with Claire Smith, Principal Planning Lawyer at Ogier, and Michael Stein, Director of MSPlanning, to discuss Jersey's new planning appeal system…
Jersey
14 Apr 2016
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Caring About Guernsey's Future - Housing Dynamics And A Need For Housing Reform
Deputy Paul Luxon, Tony Rowbotham of Montagu Evans, Professor Christine Whitehead OBE and Ogier's Claire Smith formed the panel for yesterday's debate on ways to revive the property market in Guernsey.
Guernsey
7 Apr 2016
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Increase To Planning Appeal Fees In Jersey Reversed
The decision to triple the cost of a planning appeal from £400 to £1200 has been reversed by Minister for the Environment, Deputy Luce.
Jersey
6 Mar 2016
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Do I Need Planning Permission To Make Changes To My Home And Garden In Guernsey?
Not all development in Guernsey requires an application for planning permission.
Guernsey
31 Dec 2015
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