Pure Town Planning understand that in the constantly evolving field of planning keeping abreast of the latest developments in planning policy and legislation is essential. We keep track of relevant developments both nationally and locally in the south. Frequently this information can give our clients an edge and our intention is to make ourselves invaluable to the local development community by keeping them informed with up-to-date briefing notes and regular bulletins.

Our Councils – our guides to developing in many of our local council areas

Our Publications:

New Permitted Development Rights Briefing Note

Bournemouth Core Strategy Briefing Note

National Planning Policy Framework Briefing Note

Community Infrastructure Levy Briefing Note

Handy guide to the Use Classes Order

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Our Latest News in Policy and Legislation

Borough of Poole proposes new Community Infrastructure Levy charges soon to come into effect

Borough of Poole proposes new Community Infrastructure Levy charges soon to come into effect

Borough of Poole: Following examination by the Planning Inspectorate the Borough of Poole have now p[...]
Permitted development regulations updated for change of use to dwellings

Permitted development regulations updated for change of use to dwellings

England: The Government announced last week that they are extending Permitted Development rights for[...]
Approved: certificate confirming the lawful commencement of two houses in Poole

Approved: certificate confirming the lawful commencement of two houses in Poole

Borough of Poole: Darryl Howells of Pure Town Planning has secured a Certificate of Lawfulness of a [...]
Won on appeal: change of use of former council offices to 56 flats in Weymouth

Won on appeal: change of use of former council offices to 56 flats in Weymouth

Weymouth and Portland Borough Council: Pure Town Planning has won an appeal to convert the Former No[...]
Approved: change of use to 6-bedroom HMO in Bournemouth

Approved: change of use to 6-bedroom HMO in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Borough Council: Pure Town Planning have recently secured planning permission for  conve[...]