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Land Business Tracker | January 2022

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Welcome to our quarterly tracker of key land management, farming, planning and energy regulation and legislation.

In this issue we cover:

Implement now:

  • National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates
  • Agricultural support schemes
  • Changes to permitted development rights allowing commercial premises to be converted into homes
  • The Fire Safety Act 2021
  • Business rates relief
  • Electrical safety in the private rented sector
  • Licencing regime for releasing gamebirds on and around protected sites
  • Annual Investment Allowance temporary cap and 130% ‘super-deduction’

Monitor now

  • Environment Act 2021
  • Net Zero Strategy
  • Guiding principles on the environment: draft statutory guidance
  • Ending the retail sale of peat in horticulture
  • Water abstraction and impounding licensing in England: changes to the regulatory framework
  • The Dogs (Protection of Livestock) (Amendment) (Scotland) Act 2021
  • Planning Bill 2021 – 22
  • Local development planning – regulations and guidance: consultation
  • Draft National Planning Framework 4
  • Increased transparency in land ownership
  • The Building Safety Bill
  • Heat and buildings strategy
  • Renters’ Reform Bill
  • Domestic smoke and carbon monoxide alarms
  • Improving the energy performance of privately rented homes in England and Wales
  • Energy Efficiency (Domestic Private Rented Property) (Scotland) Regulations
  • A New Deal for Tenants – draft Rented Sector Strategy consultation
  • Renting Homes (Amendment) (Wales) Act
  • The Land and Buildings Transaction Tax – Additional Dwelling Supplement: A call for evidence and views
Jeremy Dawson
Director, Land Management
Central and West
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