Farm shed being built© Tim Scrivener
Jill Scrivener and Barry Davies, of the British Institute of Agricultural Consultants’ rural planning sector, highlight aspects of permitted development rights (PDRs) that farmers may encounter. Class R A much-forgotten provision allowing change of use from an agricultural building to a flexible commercial use – for example, shops, financial and professional services, restaurants/cafes, business, storage or distribution, hotels or assembly and leisure: The building can be within a National Park, Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty or green belt There are no […]