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

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[...]
Planning fee increase to come into effect 17 January

Planning fee increase to come into effect 17 January

England: A Happy New Year to all our readers, clients and colleagues. But we begin with the news tha[...]
20% planning fee increases imminent in England

20% planning fee increases imminent in England

England: Draft regulations providing for a 20 per cent increase in planning application fees were la[...]