Frequent revaluations for business rates as part of the Fundamental Review.

AR Members may be aware that the government has today...

  •  01/07/2021 2 months ago
Consultations

Business Rates Updates

Business Rates Updates

  •  15/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Budget March 2021

The Budget is hotly anticipated by retailers hoping for both temporary relief and long term reversal of the heavy burden of business rates on the sector

  •  15/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

AR has responded to the recent Government Consultation on Supporting Housing Delivery

The Consultation proposed a new permitted development right (PDR) to change from use CE which includes retail to C3 residential....

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Court of Appeal judgment, upholding a decision from 2019 against Asda trying to overturn a Lidl permission

Essentially, a proposal having a significant adverse impact does not create a special requirement to refuse an application,...

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Inspector rules out-of-centre food store and DIY outlet would not harm the vitality and viability of a Derbyshire town centre

The 1,944 square metre food store and 1,394 square metre DIY unit were proposed on a site outside the town centre....

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Court of Appeal rules members followed NPPF retail policy against officer advice

The granting by councillors of consent for an out-of-town centre retail scheme...

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Commercial sector law reform

The Secretary of State has announced a review of the commercial landlord...

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

National Planning Policy Framework and National Model Design Code (due 27 March)

Retail Parks and retail warehouse units have many common design characteristics......

  •  10/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Property Week Article - Calling for changes to NPPF

Accessible Retail (AR), the out-of-town trade body, is calling for changes to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) in order to protect retail jobs and make sure retailers have a commercially sustainable trading future.

  •  08/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Written Statement on Business Rates Annual Billing

Members of Accessible Retail may be rightly disappointed....

  •  03/02/2021 7 months ago
Consultations

Letters Submitted to the Gov Friday 30th October

William McKee submitted two letters...

  •  03/11/2020 10 months ago
Consultations

AR ready for Planning White Paper consultation

AR are ready to participate in this consultation.....

  •  02/03/2020 1 year, 6 months ago
Consultations

Scottish Government publishes results of Barclay consultation on Business Rates

The Scottish Government has published the independent....

  •  02/03/2020 1 year, 6 months ago
Consultations

Have your say in AR’s research focus for 2020

The state of our sector of the retail industry: The election of a new government offers....

  •  02/03/2020 1 year, 6 months ago
Consultations