Richard Carr supports BPF’s planning proposals

Fortitudo Property Development Specialist Richard Carr has supported the British Property Federation’s (BPF) calls for the government to introduce a charging system for enhanced planning services.

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Richard Carr supports the BPF’s planning changes

The BPF believes the new government should follow in the footsteps of Historic England, who are leading the way with enhanced planning services.

Historic England has been consulting with developers with regards to charging for a series of enhanced services such as the option to pay for extended pre-application advice and fast-track listing within a certain timeframe, with free advice.

It’s believed that the changes to the current system will provide a more resourceful service, which will not only encourage developers to bring historic buildings back to life, but will also safeguard the future of these assets.

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