“GPDO Part 20 (All Classes) – Prior Approval Appeal Decisions” – 29 additional appeal decisions (total = 192) …

The "informal list" on the "GPDO Part 20 (All Classes) - Prior Approval Appeal Decisions" page has been updated to include 29 additional appeal decisions (2 x Part 20 Class ZA, 19 x Part 20 Class A, 6 x Part 20 Class AA, 1 x Part 20 Class AB, and 1 x Part 20 Class AD), which means that this "informal list" now includes the following: Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (30 January 2024) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

“GPDO Part 1 Class E (Incidental Requirement) – LDC Appeal Decisions” – 12 additional appeal decisions (total = 544) …

The "GPDO Part 1 Class E (Incidental Requirement) - LDC Appeal Decisions" document has been updated to include 12 additional appeal decisions relating to the "incidental" requirement of Part 1 Class E, for which the conclusions (short version) are as follows: Continue reading

IMPORTANT: The government updates the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) (December 2023) …

[NOTE: For other updates to the NPPF, please view the following posts:
- This (pdf) for the March 2012 NPPF.
- This post for the July 2018 updates.
- This post for the February 2019 updates.
- This post for the June 2019 updates.
- This post for the July 2021 updates.
- This post for the September 2023 updates.
- This post for the December 2023 updates.]

The government has published the following updated version of the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) on 19/12/2023: Continue reading

The government publishes its response to the consultation (which ran until 02/03/2023) relating to the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) …

[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 "Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill - reforms to national planning policy" (which ran for 10 weeks from 22/12/2022 until 02/03/2023): Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (21 December 2023) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading

IMPORTANT: New Legislation – Amendments to Other Parts of the GPDO (21/12/2023) …

[UPDATE: The information on this page has subsequently been incorporated into the "GPDO Other Parts - Summary of Amendments since 2013" page].

[UPDATE: For the subsequent government response to the consultation relating to this legislation (which was published after this legislation), please view this post.]

The following 1 new Statutory Instrument (SI) comes into force on 21/12/2023: Continue reading

DLUHC publishes its “Planning Update Newsletter” (30 November 2023) …

The Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities (DLUHC) has published the following "Planning Update Newsletter": Continue reading