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  • Planning Application Fees to Increase

    A one-off increase in planning application fees in England has been announced by Government. This will amount to around 20 % on average, the first time they have gone up since 2012. New fee regulations will be needed to make this change come into…

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  • Changes to Great Crested Newt licencing in England

    A new national 3 year programme aims to reduce costs and time involved with sites that may be sensitive due to great crested newts. Funding has been secured to survey areas where newts are most prevalent with a view to mapping the potential impacts…

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  • Newton-On-Trent Outline Planning Application

    Halletec has played a key role in preparing an outline planning application for a major new garden village extension of up to 325 houses in western Lincolnshire. The proposed low density development includes public open space, a new…

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  • Shale Gas exploration back on Track?

    The decision by North Yorkshire County Council on 23rd May 2016 to approve a planning proposal for hydraulic fracturing marks the first approved application of this type since 2011. The decision is expected to trigger a new round of applications for…

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  • 2016 MPA/RTPI Mineral Planning Conference calls for long-term planning to enable sustainable growth

    The MPA/RTPI annual minerals planning conference that took place in London on 18th May 2016 heard that more than 5 billion tonnes of mineral products are going to be required by the economy and society over the next 25 years, and the challenges and…

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  • Development Opportunity

    We are inviting offers for a single block of land near Beaconsfield, South Bucks. For details click here

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  • Halletec Presents at RICS Technical Meeting

    Halletec staff are presenting at the North Staffordshire RICS Technical Meeting on the 15th March 2016 with our colleagues from Novus Energy. The presentation takes a look at the potential impacts of recent policy changes and what may be involved in…

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  • Planning Permission for Loggerheads

    Halletec were recently successful in obtaining outline planning permission for 78 new dwellings in the village of Loggerheads located close to the border of Shropshire and Staffordshire. Located on the edge of the existing village, the scheme…

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  • Presentation To Institute of Quarrying

    Halletec staff recently collaborated with one of our legal partners to make a presentation on the subject of renewables in quarries to the North Wales branch of the Institute of Quarrying. The presentation was aimed at updating local quarry…

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  • Mineral News

    UK quarries formerly under the Lafarge Tarmac name to revert to Tarmac under new ownership by CRH PLC

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