Unreasonableness in Risk Management

16 Sep, 2014

It is often considered that it is difficult to have planning decisions set aside on the basis of ‘Wednesbury’ unreasonableness, that is, that the decision  is  so unreasonable that no reasonable authority could ever have come to it (Associated Provincial Picture Houses…

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Flexible biodiversity offsets allowed for major projects

10 Sep, 2014

In my earlier post, I reported on the role of biodiversity offsets in the development assessment process. It is now clear that biodiversity offsets still have a clear role to play. The Office of Environment and Heritage (‘OEH‘) has recently published a…

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