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News: Agent of Change Has Arrived 25 Jul 2018

The National Planning Policy Framework (July 2018) – Now Includes ‘Agent of Change’

News: MP backing of the Planning (Agent of Change) Bill is music to the ears of venues 11 Jan 2018

Agent of Change Bill passes first reading in the House of Commons

News: More Detail on Government’s Response to HoL Committee 07 Nov 2017

Further detail on Government’s Response

News: Government Response to the House of Lords Select Committee on the Licensing Act 2003 Published 06 Nov 2017

Government responds in detail to the House of Lords Committee’s recommendations

Extending my premises 22 May 2017

What do I need to consider?

News: Permissions 22 May 2017

Top Tips - What to consider when changing your operation

News: House of Lords Select Committee Report on The Licensing Act 2003 Published 04 Apr 2017

The House of Lords Select Committee on The Licensing Act 2003 publishes its report on the post-legislative scrutiny of the Licensing Act 2003

News: Roof Terrace 27 Mar 2017

Top Tips - how an outside roof area may appeal to your customers

Can I use an external seating area? 11 Jul 2016

Can members of my rugby club take drinks onto an external seating area?

Change of Use 16 Jun 2016

Which licence do I apply for first: planning or licensing?

News: Preparations for the summer weather 12 May 2016

Top Tips - How to make of your outdoor spaces

News: Making Plans for Nigel 05 May 2016

Treat your plans the same way you do your licensed hours and your conditions

News: Noise Impact from Existing Businesses on Residential Developments 31 Mar 2016

Potential noise must be assessed before offices are changed to dwellings

News: Planning Permission Pitfalls 15 Feb 2016

Apply early: you may have to wait before a decision is made

News: Outdated plans can cost dearly 25 Jun 2015

Here is our checklist of what must be shown on your plans

Q & A: Relevant representation 12 Mar 2015

I have made a variation to extend my trading hours for the sale of alcohol and I have received a representation from a resident alleging that I would be in breach of my planning permission

News: Planning ahead 12 Feb 2015

Top tips on your approach in attempting to obtain planning permission for changes made under relaxed planning rules

Potential Development Appraisals 05 Dec 2013

It's not always easy to establish whether a premises will be acceptable for licensed activities

Outside Seating 05 Dec 2013

Outdoor tables and chairs can help you maximise the potential of your business

Listed Building and Conservation Areas 05 Dec 2013

Various regulations cover changes to listed buildings, or properties in conservation areas

External Heaters and Cigarette Bins 05 Dec 2013

Even outdoor heaters and cigarette bins can have planning implications

Awnings, Advertisements and Signage 05 Dec 2013

Business signage and external advertising can both have planning implications

Planning Applications 05 Dec 2013

Our Planning Team can advise you in relation to all planning applications

Planning Appeals 05 Dec 2013

Planning appeals are a vitally important part of the planning process

Our Planning Services 05 Dec 2013

In order to provide our clients with a first class integrated planning service to compliment all of your licensing requirements, Poppleston Allen retains the Consultancy Services of Jonathan Phillips

Planning Enforcement Investigations 04 Dec 2013

With a fall in the number of new planning applications, enforcement offers are starting to concentrate on enforcement investigations

Variation of a Licence 04 Dec 2013

The plans of the premises form part of the Premises Licence and should be sent out by the Licensing Authority

Pavement Licences 29 Nov 2013

To put tables and chairs outside your premises a number of factors need to be considered to ensure the correct permissions are obtained