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19 July 2023 at 12:45 PM - 02:00 PM
RTPI - Webinar, Online Event, Multimedia Training, Online, United Kingdom, 000000
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Planning Aid England | [email protected]

Learning Objective

Giving attendees the skills to recognise and apply Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) and human rights considerations, whether as a decision maker or objector.


Learning content

  • The Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED) and why it matters to plan making and decision taking
  • Human rights considerations in planning
  • How a failure to comply with the PSED or properly consider human rights may be used to challenge decisions
  • Recent examples – in the courts and in planning decisions/appeals – of PSED and human rights issues in planning matters


Guest Speakers

  • Natasha Maugueret, Partner from Bindmans LLP Public Law team 
  • Ruchi Parekh, Barrister from Cornerstone Barristers
  • Philip Barton, Independent Planning Consultant and PAE Casework Volunteer 



  • Jan Bessell, Strategic Planning Advisor at Pinsent Masons LLP