Encouraging residential construction, transforming industrial parks and developing educational and cultural centres: all plans that start on the drawing board but have to be translated into formal decisions. Moreover, these are plans that involve conflicting interests. The success of such a concept not only has far-reaching consequences for municipal politics or for the initiator, but also has a major impact on (local) society. The planning and environmental attorneys at Pels Rijcken deal with urban and area development on a daily basis and will help you navigate through the legal requirements and execute your projects quickly.
For a project to succeed, every detail is important and great care must be taken when formulating and substantiating a proposal for a new zoning plan, its partial revision, or when applying for an integrated environmental permit. Thanks to their expertise and years of experience in urban and area development, our attorneys are familiar with the pitfalls involved and have finely-tuned political-administrative antennae.
Topics that often play a role in urban and area development include:
Our planning and environmental attorneys frequently work closely with colleagues specialised in other sectors, such as State aid, procurement and real estate law as well as issues concerning an owners’ association, purchase, rent, and long-term leasehold. This multidisciplinary approach enables Pels Rijcken to provide assistance – both in-depth and broad – in urban and area developments.
Pels Rijcken offers legal project management to make your projects, decisions and investigations Council of State-proof:
The team has also gained substantial experience with area developments realised pursuant to zoning plans with a broader scope under the Crisis and Recovery Act, such as: