“Part 3 of the GPDO – Information about Appeal Decisions” – 7 additional appeal decisions (total = 135) …

The Part 3 of the GPDO - Information about Appeal Decisions page has been updated to include 7 additional appeal decisions (3 x Part 3 Class P, 3 x Part 3 Class PA, and 1 x Part 3 Class R), which means that the informal lists of prior approval appeals now include the following: Continue reading

IMPORTANT: The government states its intention to proceed with most of the proposals within the recent “Planning Reform …” consultation …

[UPDATE: For the subsequent government response to this consultation, please view this post.]

James Brokenshire MP (Secretary of State for MHCLG) has made the following written statement to Parliament, which states the government's intention to proceed with most of the proposals within the recent "Planning Reform ..." consultation: Continue reading

MHCLG publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (March 2019) …

MHCLG has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

“Part 3 of the GPDO – Information about Appeal Decisions” – 6 additional appeal decisions (total = 128) …

The Part 3 of the GPDO - Information about Appeal Decisions page has been updated to include 6 additional appeal decisions (2 x Part 3 Class C, 3 x Part 3 Class P, and 1 x Part 3 Class PA), which means that the informal lists of prior approval appeals now include the following: Continue reading

The government publishes its response to the consultation relating to the standard method for assessing local housing need …

[UPDATE: For the subsequent updates to the NPPF relating to this consultation, please view this post.]

The government has published the following response to the consultation titled "Technical consultation on updates to national planning policy and guidance" (which ran for 6 weeks from 26/10/2018 until 07/12/2018): Continue reading

The government publishes an independent report in response to the consultation relating to planning appeal inquiries …

The government has published the following independent report in response to the consultation ("call for evidence") titled "Independent Review of Planning Appeal Inquiries - Call for Evidence" (which ran for 8 weeks from 24/07/2018 until 18/09/2018): Continue reading