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Home Extension

What do the 2020 changes to permitted development mean?

Following an announcement from Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick, new permitted development rights came into effect towards the end of 2020. These mean that if you’re a homeowner in England, and you’re considering adding a larger-scale extension to your home, you may be able to do this without requiring formal planning consent.

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