Our series of guides to the Draft National Planning Policy Framework can now be downloaded as pdf documents.
The consultation runs until the 17th of October 2011. Already, it has stoked a lot of controversy, with groups such as the National Trust mounting campaigns against a number of aspects of the Draft NPPF. Especially, the failure to protect the countryside for its own sake.
Equally, many in the development industry welcome Draft NPPF’s relaxation of a number of areas of planning. For example, on housing and the presumption in favour of sustainable development.
Parts 1 to 6 can be downloaded from the following links:
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