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Planning Law - New Directions

Booking reference: 165 6604 17 3003

Monday, 18 March 2013 at 9:30AM - 4:00PM
St Ann's Wharf, 112 Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear NE1 3DX, UK
From £90.00 + VAT
RTPI North East



A one day conference designed especially for you and provided in conjuction with Dickinson Dees LLP and Kings Chambers.


  • examining the effects of recent changes in legislation and procedures associated with the NPPF and localism agenda

  • they will review the government's continuing programme of relaxation of planning restrictions on development

  • speakers will review; recent case law to reveal the practical implications of some of these changes for planning practitioners.

  • provide an ideal opportunity for you to; discuss and debate the issues raised

    For more information and to reserve a place complete this booking form and return it to

  • N.B. this event is accredited with 5 CPD points for The Law Society.

 Full Agenda:


9.30 - 10:00am         Registration & Refreshments

10:00                          Welcome & Opening by the Chair

                                    John Barrett - Kings Chambers

10.10                          "Levies for Infrastructure"

                                    Kamran Hyder - Dickinson Dees

10.55                          "Judicial Review - a need for reform?"

                                    Ian Ponter - Kings Chambers

11.40 - 11.55             Refreshment Break

11.55                          "The Ongoing Impact of the Localism Act and the Emerging Growth &                                 Infrastructure Bill (Act)"

                                    Ruth Stockley - Kings Chambers

12.40                          Lunch

13.40                          "Greyfort - Enforcement & Beyond"

                                    Stephen Dagg - Dickinson Dees

14.25                          "Mode of Appeal - Inquiry or Hearing?"

                                    Tony Gill

15.10 - 15.30             Refreshment Break

15.30                          "Planning Case Law Update"

                                    Jocelyn Denton - Dickinson Dees

16.15                          Summary & Close


North East Region Booking form complete and email to

  • n.b all sections of the booking form must be completed


Dickinson Dees png                                 Kings Chambers


The RTPI NE would like to thank Dickinson Dees LLP and Kings Chambers for their assistance in delivering this event.  A special thanks to Dickinson Dees LLP for the use of their premises to hold this event.