Yesterday, 7th of October, the first reading of the Parliamentary Bill, to deal with illegal land divisions (parcelaciones urbanísticas) containing irregular houses, took place in the Parliament of Andalucia. As Gerardo Vazquez, spokesperson for AUAN, and other associations, and who was present during the parliamentary session explained ‘Those affected support this change and in general are pleased with it. Obviously, it does not cure everything and we must continue to work. Whilst it is Continue reading Parliamentary Bill to change the LOUA – so far so good
Su Excelentisimo D. Francisco Ros Perán, La Secretaría de Estado de Telecomunicaciones y para la Sociedad de la Información (Secretary of State for Telecommunications and for the Information Society; old Fran Ros is a chap with extra large business cards and who incidentally hails from Lorca, Murcia) has announced, together with the public company “red.es” and the Ministry of Housing an ambitious project to put all planning processes online within 4 years. The Programa de Continue reading Planning Process to be online within 4 years
The AUN (Abusos Urbanisticos No) group have written a concise and interesting analysis and comparision between UK and Spanish town & rural planning systems. Worth a read: http://abusos-no.blogspot.com/2009/01/town-and-country-planning-systems.html Developed with the help of British lawyers.