Demystifying Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG)

Since 12th February 2024, the UK government has imposed mandatory BNG legislation for the majority of planning applications. It requires that all applicable sites demonstrate they can achieve a 10% gain in biodiversity. So, developers and builders must get to grips with what BNG actually means and how they can implement planning on their sites, be they rural or urban.

In this latest free guide, prepared in collaboration with Essential Ecology, we dive into the details of BNG, helping you understand the requirements of the legislation and providing tips on achieving the 10% threshold. Throughout this guide, you will learn:

  • What Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is
  • How to calculate BNG requirements for your site
  • Top tips from our experts

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About the Contributors

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Bonnie York,
Baily Garner
Megan Jewson,
Essential Ecology

If you have any questions or would like to discuss the details of the guide with an expert, be sure to reach out to the Baily Garner team.

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