Planning permission advice for farmers

Getting planning permission can be one of the most frustrating, time consuming and expensive processes that farmers face.

The rules are complex and development proposals, particularly for large scale farm enterprises, are increasingly being met with fierce campaigns from local people.

Farmers Weekly offers some guidance on some key areas:


Your rights on farm building conversions

Change of use planning rules offer opportunities

Top tips to getting your planning permission accepted

Planning rules change for agricultural buildings

Wind turbine planning to get harder

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