We are pleased to announce the merger of Assetoptimal Limited and AO Consultancy Limited. Having worked together on many projects, we have now formed a new business, AssetSphere.
The new legislation for Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) comes into effect from the April 1 2018. Landlords will therefore need to ensure that changes are made prior to the regulations coming into force.
Under the new planning fee legislation, all planning fees in England will increase by 20% from 17 January 2018.
A very merry Christmas and happy New Year to all our existing and prospective clients from the team at Assetoptimal.
The government has announced a £40 million boost to fund the next stage of the Country Productivity Scheme, allowing farmers in England to apply for funding to improve farm productivity.
Assetoptimal have been advising clients for over 20 years on barn conversion projects on all scales. We can help advise you from conception through to completion.
“Thank you to the whole team for a great result!” says from Mr Reynolds within the Mendip Planning Area.
Assetoptimal were recently success in securing planning consent for a client via a Certificate of Lawfulness of Existing Use or Development avoiding a lengthy and costly public inquiry appeal.
The European Commission has published updated greening rules, including changes to Ecological Focus Areas (EFA), which will come into effect from 1 January 2018.
Further changes to the government’s permitted development legislation came into place on 1 October 2017, allowing for industrial buildings that fulfill a set of criteria to be turned into residential dwellings.