Following on from our July blog based on the Summer Budget, the yellow pine and brass handled Budget Box (i.e. the red briefcase) was rolled out yet again for yesterday’s Spending Review and Autumn Statement, both of which were set out to Parliament. Here, NJL provides an update on key points which affect planning, construction and other associated industries.
In a session replete with drama and haranguing over U-turns, there were several highlights of particular importance to us in the planning and development world. So in this guide, we'll summarise some of the key points and offer our thoughts on what the government's plans might mean for us in these sectors in the coming years.