Approved: certificate of lawfulness for 7-bedroom HMO in Bournemouth

BCP Council:  Darryl Howells has secured a Certificate of Lawfulness of the use of four floors of accommodation to be used as a 7-bedroom ‘House in Multiple Occupation’ HMO (Sui Generis Use Class) in Bournemouth.  The client sought plans from Design & Development Associates Limited, but instructed Darryl to prepare […]

Approved: certificates of lawfulness for five flats in Bournemouth

BCP Council: Darryl Howells has secured five separate Certificates of Lawfulness, authorising five flats in a building in Bournemouth town centre that was converted without the benefit of planning permission. The client instructed Darryl, in acknowledgement of the planning enforcement expertise that Darryl gained during his 16 years of Local […]

Approved: certificate of lawfulness for HMO in Winton, Bournemouth

Bournemouth Borough Council: Jess Glover is delighted to announce that she has recently secured a Lawful Development Certificate for an existing use. In this particular application, the building had been converted in the early 2000s from a Use Class C3 dwelling into a Use Class C4 HMO in the Winton […]

Approved: certificate of lawfulness for use of former hotel as HMO in Bournemouth

Bournemouth Borough Council: Pure Town Planning have recently secured a Lawful Development Certificate for an existing use. In this particular application, the building had some time ago been converted from a hotel into a “sui generis” house in multiple occupancy (HMO) in the East Cliff ward of Bournemouth. A sui […]

Approved: certificates of lawfulness for use of former offices as flats in Poole

Borough of Poole: Darryl Howells has secured two lawful development certificates (sometimes called a CLEUD after Certificate of Lawfulness of Existing Use or Development) to confirm the lawfulness of the continued use of former offices as two self-contained flats in a building adjacent to the quayside in Poole. The owner’s […]