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The Terms of a Heritage Consent

It is very important to understand precisely what a permission or consent for development or works actually gives permission for.  

A consent or permission only allows what is expressly set out in the relevant documents and on the basis that conditions and any legal agreement are followed precisely. Anything outside of that may need a separate consent and, without such consent, may amount to a criminal offence in some circumstances.

This section provides guidance on interpreting permissions and consents, such as planning permission and listed building consent, as well as understanding the conditions imposed.

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