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PEBA Autumn seminar – The Art of Advocacy in Planning

Event date: 30 Nov 2017 Event

PEBA is delighted to announce that The Hon Mr Justice Dove will present a seminar for PEBA members entitled:

‘The Art of Advocacy in Planning’

The seminar will be held at 6pm on Thursday 30 November 2017 at the Scrivener Suite, Cornerstone Barristers, 2-3 Gray’s Inn Square, London WC1R 5JH and will be chaired by Andrew Tait QC. The seminar will last 1 hour and will be followed by drinks in the Marshall-Hall Room.

This event is now full.

For further information, please contact Asitha Ranatunga, CPD co-ordinator at PEBA.



Event date: 17 Jul 2017 Event


The 2017 Annual General Meeting for the Planning and Environment Bar Association will be held at 5.30pm on Monday 17 July 2017 at FTB Chambers, Inner Temple, London EC4Y 7BY for the purposes of transacting the following association business:

  • Chairman’s report;
  • Treasurers report;
  • Election of treasurer (one year)
  • Election of secretary (one year)
  • Election of members of the committee

At the end of this business we shall adjourn for refreshments.  All members welcome.

Any member wishing to be considered for election to the committee should complete the nomination form, duly proposed and seconded, to the Secretary by Monday 10th July 2017. Please send your completed form to PEBA, 4a Woodside Business Park, Whitley Wood Lane, Reading RG2 8LW or by e-mail to

In addition, please confirm your attendance at the AGM to so that we can anticipate the likely numbers. There is no cost to attend.

PEBA National Conference 2017: Delivering sustainable development – recognising the tensions

Event date: 5 May 2017 Event

The PEBA National Conference 2017 is now open for bookings. The Conference is to be held on Friday 5 May 2017, at Hogan Lovells LLP in London.

The Conference includes a Keynote address from Holgate J, President of the Upper Tribunal Lands Chamber, whilst the paper in honour of Mrs Justice Patterson will be delivered by Lindblom LJ. Other talks will be given by a range of leading practitioners and will focus on the delivery of sustainable development and recent changes and forthcoming reforms to the Compulsory Purchase regime, amongst other topics.

To book, please click here. The price of the conference is £270+VAT. Discounted prices are available for PEBA Members, of £70+ VAT for practitioners under 7 years call and £180+VAT for all other members.