Peyto Law

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Planning Law Solicitors

Avoiding Costs in Appeals Training Course

A half day in-house course aimed at development control, enforcement, compliance and legal officers dealing with s78, enforcement or certificate of lawfulness appeals. This course may also be of interest to elected members.

Course Content

  • Implications of the new costs circular 03/2009
  • Conditions for an award - general principles & procedure
  • When and how to apply for costs
  • How to defend an application for costs
  • Appellant's unreasonable pursuit of appeal
  • LPA's unreasonable refusal of permission
  • Late addition of new grounds of appeal
  • Failing to substantiate grounds of appeal
  • Applications by third parties

Cost

½ day course for up to 10 delegates £600
Additional Delegates £75
Travel 45p per mile plus provision of overnight accommodation where necessary

Please contact Louise Humphreys if you would like to discuss arranging this course or tailoring it to meet your specific requirements.