This book provides a no-nonsense guide to obtaining and renewing planning permission. With clear explanations, step-by-step instructions and sample documents it delivers exactly what the title says. --Jason Orme, Editor, Homebuilding & Renovating magazine
Modern planning is an extremely complex area, and anyone who is serious about building their own home should invest in this book to maximise the chance of building what they want, not to mention being forewarned about any nasty surprises. An essential read for all prospective builders. --Duncan Hayes, Editor Build It magazine
This book is the distillation of years of experience in gaining planning consent for clients. It describes simply and accurately when you need planning permission and how to obtain it. A must have for selfbuilders and extenders. --Ross Stoke Editor, Selfbuild & Design magazine
About the Author
Roy Speer and Michael Dade are consultants, writers and speakers on planning and land matters. Both are Chartered Planning and Development Surveyors with degrees in Estate Management. They run their own specialist town and country planning practice, Speer Dade Planning Consultants, carrying out a wide range of work throughout the country for their book readers, individuals, builders/developers, landowners, businesses and other organisations.