Issues in relation to the Development Management Order and Handling Notifications for Prior Approval (Half-Day)
In-House Training

This half-day session deals with the following topics:

  • validation requirements
  • statutory consultation and publicity
  • decision notices
  • deemed discharge
  • prior approval notifications.

The aims of the first section are to enhance participants' knowledge in order to help boost their confidence in their abilities. It forms the basis for the afternoon session of structured discussion which looks at current practices in processing planning applicationss. The aims of the second section are to develop a wider appreciation of processing practices with a view to identifying good practice. 


For further information / how to book

If you are interested in in-house training please contact Angela Holmes. She will be pleased to discuss your requirements and provide outline programmes for you to consider. We are also happy to consider designing bespoke/tailored workshops for individual clients, although in some cases this may involve an additional cost. When you are ready to take things further we can provide a written proposal and check presenter availability.

Please note that all enquiries are without obligation.

Comments From Previous Attendees

Provided relevant quotes of legislation accompanied with practical interpretation to implement. Useful to discuss best practices/processes with other local authorities.

Louisa Burton
Eden District Council

Training was very helpful and informative and has given us a lot to think about re: improving our service.

Helen Watkin
Barrow Borough Council

Very informative. The content has made a difference to the way we will work in future and has given us points to review in future.

J Dickinson
Barrow Borough Council

Enjoyed the course. I have only been in the job 4 weeks as a Technician and found the info enjoyable and worthwhile.

Yvonne Martin
Allerdale Borough Council