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Planning Advice Note: PAN 39: Farm and Forestry Buildings

DescriptionProvides supplementary advice on the siting and design of new farm and forestry buildings.
Official Print Publication DateApril 2008
Website Publication DateApril 25, 2008


March 1993

ISSN 01411 5114X

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Planning series



Trends in Agricultural Development

The Problems to be Addressed

Planning Control and Notification

The Role of Planning Authorities

Siting and Design Issues:
General Considerations
Existing Buildings
Operational Requirements
Siting and Visual Impact
Scale and Form of Building
Colour and Cladding Materials

Annex 1: Existing Guidance and Advice Publications
Annex 2: Organisations Providing Information and Advice