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Land Business Tracker | July 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:

  • National Living Wage and National Minimum Wage rates (UK)
  • Personal Protective Equipment at Work (Amendment) Regulations 2022 (UK)
  • Agricultural support schemes (England)
  • The Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 (UK)
  • The Building Safety Act (UK – but application varies)
  • Business rates relief (UK)
  • Changes to permitted development rights allowing commercial premises to be converted into homes (England)
  • Boiler Upgrade Scheme (England and Wales)
  • The Fire Safety Act 2021 (England and Wales)
  • Increased transparency in land ownership (Scotland)
  • Right to Rent checks and ‘share codes’ (UK)
  • Electrical safety in the private rented sector (England)
  • Renting Homes (Amendment) (Wales) Act 2021 (Wales)
  • Annual Investment Allowance temporary cap and 130% ‘super-deduction’ (UK)

Monitor:

  • Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill (England and Wales)
  • Water abstraction and impounding licensing in England: changes to the regulatory framework (England)
  • Consultation on environmental targets (England)
  • Guiding principles on the environment: draft statutory guidance (Scotland)
  • New National Parks for Scotland (Scotland)
  • Good Food Nation (Scotland) Bill (Scotland)
  • Local development planning – regulations and guidance: consultation (Scotland)
  • Draft National Planning Framework 4 (Scotland)
  • Permitted Development Rights review (Scotland)
  • Heat and buildings strategy (UK)
  • Changes to permitted development rights for electronic communications infrastructure (UK)
  • The Council Tax (Long-term Empty Dwellings and Dwellings Occupied Periodically) (Wales) Regulations 2022 (Wales)
  • Proposed Land Transaction Tax higher rates for second homes (Wales)
  • Renters’ Reform Bill (England)
  • Domestic smoke and carbon monoxide alarms (England)
  • Improving the energy performance of privately rented homes in England and Wales (England and Wales)
  • A New Deal for Tenants – draft Rented Sector Strategy consultation (Scotland)
  • Energy Efficiency (Domestic Private Rented Property) (Scotland) Regulations (Scotland)
  • Review of Property Income – Survey (UK)
  • The Land and Buildings Transaction Tax – Additional Dwelling Supplement: A call for evidence and views (Scotland)
Jeremy Dawson
Director, Land Management
Central and West
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