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Bringing together people who deliver and benefit from the practice of Land Referencing to form a community, facilitate the growth of our industry and support careers

ABOUT SoLR

A modern and inclusive, not for profit member organisation, SoLR brings together people who deliver and people who benefit from the practice of Land Referencing, to form a community, facilitate the growth of our industry and support careers.

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  • Affect change

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  • Coordinated access to CPD opportunities

  • Support early and future careers

  • Access knowledge and resources

What is Land
Referencing?

Land Referencing is the practice of identifying and classifying persons and organisations holding legal interests and rights over land which is subject to development, but there's a bit more to it than that...

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Upcoming Events

  • Ground Truths: Exploring the essentials of land referencing
    Ground Truths: Exploring the essentials of land referencing
    Tue, 16 Apr
    Webinar
    16 Apr 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    Webinar
    16 Apr 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    Webinar
    This webinar, hosted by the Society of Land Referencers, will introduce and explain the profession of Land Referencing, the processes involved within it, its significance to planning and development and how this relates to those with an interest in geography.
  • CPA Regional Event - Birmingham
    CPA Regional Event - Birmingham
    Thu, 18 Apr
    Gowling WLG
    18 Apr 2024, 16:00 – 19:00
    Gowling WLG, Two, Snowhill, Birmingham B4 6WR, UK
    18 Apr 2024, 16:00 – 19:00
    Gowling WLG, Two, Snowhill, Birmingham B4 6WR, UK
    The event will take the form of a live panel discussion, with networking pre- and post-event. Instead of participating on screen and having your contributions read out by the chair, you will be closer to the action and have the chance to ask follow up questions.
  • Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Thu, 25 Apr
    Webinar
    25 Apr 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    25 Apr 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    Chartered Geographer is the Royal Geographical Society's professional accreditation for those using their geographical skills, knowledge and understanding in the workplace. Join this webinar to learn more about:
  • Land Assembly and Compulsory Purchase for Major Infrastructure 2024
    Land Assembly and Compulsory Purchase for Major Infrastructure 2024
    Tue, 30 Apr
    DWF
    30 Apr 2024, 08:30 – 16:30
    DWF, 20 Fenchurch St, London EC3M 3AG, UK
    30 Apr 2024, 08:30 – 16:30
    DWF, 20 Fenchurch St, London EC3M 3AG, UK
    Land Assembly and Compulsory Purchase for Major Infrastructure will be taking place on 30 April in London. Attend to receive practical guidance on how to carry out land acquisition for nationally significant infrastructure projects. Discount code for SoLR members in the description.
  • SoLR Networking | Manchester
    SoLR Networking | Manchester
    Membership Offer
    Thu, 09 May
    The Pen and Pencil
    09 May 2024, 17:30
    The Pen and Pencil, Fourways House, 57 Hilton St, Manchester M1 2EJ, UK
    09 May 2024, 17:30
    The Pen and Pencil, Fourways House, 57 Hilton St, Manchester M1 2EJ, UK
    This year's Manchester networking event will be held at The Pen and Pencil on Hilton Street on Thursday 9 May. 50% off for SoLR members!
  • Avoiding Legal Pitfalls in Land Referencing | SoLR Members
    Avoiding Legal Pitfalls in Land Referencing | SoLR Members
    Tue, 14 May
    Online | Microsoft Teams
    14 May 2024, 12:00 – 12:45
    Online | Microsoft Teams
    14 May 2024, 12:00 – 12:45
    Online | Microsoft Teams
    Legal review of Land documents is an inevitably of all Infrastructure Projects. Come join this Lunch and Learn where Matt Fox and Jonathan Leary from Pinsent Masons will talk through the critical things the legal team are looking for when reviewing lands documents. Read more...
  • Professional insights: mentoring
    Professional insights: mentoring
    Tue, 21 May
    Webinar
    21 May 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    Webinar
    21 May 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    Webinar
    Mentors are invaluable sources of advice, guidance and support and are often suggested to support career development at all stages of professional development.
  • Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Tue, 04 Jun
    Online
    04 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    04 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    All Chartered Geographers are invited to join our coffee morning, a virtual networking event held on Teams. Please feel free to drop in to the session at any point between 10.00 and 10.30 to network with other Chartered Geographers.
  • Chartered Geographer application accelerator
    Chartered Geographer application accelerator
    Thu, 06 Jun
    Webinar
    06 Jun 2024, 13:00 – 13:30
    Webinar
    06 Jun 2024, 13:00 – 13:30
    Webinar
    A four-week accelerator for those eligible for Chartered Geographer to focus your efforts in preparing your application portfolio. Sessions will be held on June 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th - 1pm to 1:30pm
  • Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Thu, 27 Jun
    Webinar
    27 Jun 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    27 Jun 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    Chartered Geographer is the Royal Geographical Society's professional accreditation for those using their geographical skills, knowledge and understanding in the workplace. Join this webinar to learn more about:
  • Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Thu, 18 Jul
    Webinar
    18 Jul 2024, 13:00 – 14:00
    Webinar
    18 Jul 2024, 13:00 – 14:00
    Webinar
    Chartered Geographer is the Royal Geographical Society's professional accreditation for those using their geographical skills, knowledge and understanding in the workplace. Join this webinar to learn more about:
  • Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Chartered Geographer introductory webinar
    Thu, 15 Aug
    Webinar
    15 Aug 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    15 Aug 2024, 09:00 – 10:00
    Webinar
    Chartered Geographer is the Royal Geographical Society's professional accreditation for those using their geographical skills, knowledge and understanding in the workplace. Join this webinar to learn more about:
  • Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Tue, 10 Sept
    Online
    10 Sept 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    10 Sept 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    All Chartered Geographers are invited to join our coffee morning, a virtual networking event held on Teams. Please feel free to drop in to the session at any point between 10.00 and 10.30 to network with other Chartered Geographers.
  • Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Chartered Geographer Virtual Networking
    Tue, 05 Nov
    Online
    05 Nov 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    05 Nov 2024, 10:00 – 22:30
    Online
    All Chartered Geographers are invited to join our coffee morning, a virtual networking event held on Teams. Please feel free to drop in to the session at any point between 10.00 and 10.30 to network with other Chartered Geographers.
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