This seminar is for Planning solicitors, consultants and local authorities. This seminar is aimed at those who do not regularly deal with the 2008 Act but want to know about the regime in order to participate in the DCO process.
9:00 Introduction by Chair
Neil King QC
9:05 The boundary between the 1990 and 2008 Acts
9:35 A practical introduction to the 2008 Act process
10:05 The role of LPAs: local impact reports, participation in examinations, etc.
10:50 The role of statutory bodies/consultees
11:20 Objectors: do and don’ts of objections to DCOs
11:50 High Court challenges: issues for claimants
Tim Buley QC
12:20 Questions and Discussion