Poultry shed challenge fails to overturn technical evaluation

Contesting the legality of planning appeal decisions for developments where environmental impacts have been predicted and assessed is fraught with difficulties

Richard Macrory
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A recent High Court decision underlines the difficulties of challenging the legality of planning appeal decisions where technical assessments of predicted environmental impacts are concerned. The decision also considers the overlap between planning and specialised environmental permitting regimes, and the standing needed to challenge the legality of planning decisions.

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