‘Resolutions and Reasons: A Practical Guide to Decision Making in Planning’ by Sue Chadwick

Paperback: 978-1-911035-91-6
Publication due: August 2019
Price: TBA


This book is intended to be a helpful guide to all aspects of the planning decision-making process, from dealing with the ‘tilted balance’ in practice to wider concerns such as consultation, advising committees and dealing with human rights and equalities issues.


Sue Chadwick is a senior associate with Birketts LLP, has more than 25 years’ experience and a PhD in planning law. She has worked for a number of County and District authorities, both as a planning lawyer and as deputy monitoring officer at Essex County Council. She has private sector experience with Herbert Smith Freehills, has taught planning law and policy at Cambridge University and delivers training for MBL seminars and the Law Society.