Posted on Feb 12, 2024

Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is now mandatory!

As of 12th February 2024, Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is now mandatory for many developments, and those seeking planning permission must include a biodiversity plan as a component of their application.¹ The biodiversity plan must outline how the biodiversity value after development will surpass the pre-development biodiversity value by a minimum of 10%. But what does this mean for developers?…
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