Barry Davies BSc (Agric) Dip LE, MRICS, FAAV, FBIAC

Barry joined the Valuation Association Board of the IRRV in 2013, he is a member of the Rating Surveyors Association, he is principle of Davies & Co. Chartered Surveyors and specialises in Rating Valuations specific to leisure and commercial properties in the rural areas, and he is a committee member of the National Farm Attraction Network (NFAN) national co-operative organisation of farming and rural businesses, that have diversified into a wide range of leisure and commercial businesses. He also advises both landlord and tenants in respect of rating issues. He submits representation on behalf of NFAN to government departments DGLC and DCMS, specific to Rating Consultation Documents. He is a committee member of the National Planning Forum (NPF) advising on principle planning issues and also the impact of planning change of use, specific to Rateable Values.