PLANNING PRACTICE GUIDANCE
DETERMINING A PLANNING APPLICATION Sets out process and expectations on planning performance and decision making.
GOVERNMENT PLANNING PRACTICE GUIDANCE The National Planning Policy Framework and relevant planning practice guidance.
The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) was published on 27 March 2012 (and and relevant planning practice guidance. Published 29 November 2016 ) was revised on 24 July 2018. It sets out the government’s planning policies for England and how these are expected to be applied.
Last updated 22 October 2018 — see all updates
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