RTPI Development Management Update

Organiser: Bev Watson, RTPI
Location: Doubletree by Hilton, Manchester
Phone: 0161 604 7799

This session will explore the implications of recent case law and the way in which the development management process has been affected by recent policy and legislative changes. It will be relevant to both public and private sector planners involved in development management or policy.

The day will run from 9am to 4.30pm.


Changes to Permitted Development Rights – Chris Robinson, Eversheds

Housing Supply Issues – Dan Mitchell, Barton Willmore

EIA Screening – Steve Mustow, WYG

Shale Gas Exploration Planning Issues – Mark Smith, Arup

Planning Case Law – Freddie Humphreys, Kings Chambers

Development Viability and how to assess a Viability Assessment – Bob May, Turley

SAB Regime and Sustainable Drainage – Paul Shaffer, CIRIA

Chairman – John Knight, RTPI North West


  • RTPI members – £95 +VAT (£114.00)
  • Non-RTPI members – £100 +VAT (£120.00)
  • Retired RTPI members – £47.50 +VAT (£57.00)
  • Limited subsidised places are available for unwaged members and students on full time RTPI accredited courses – £30.00 +VAT (£36.00)

Cancellations must be received at least 7 days before the event or may be subject to a £20 cancellation fee. No refund will be given for non-attendance but substitutions are acceptable at any time.

For more information or to book, please contact Bev Watson on or telephone 0161 604 7799.