Issue details

An Accelerated Planning System Consultation

The government have published a consultation setting out some further proposed changes to the planning system. This includes a new service for major commercial development, limiting the use of Extensions of Time, simplifying the written representations appeal process and introducing a new process for varying planning permissions. The consultation closes on 1 May 2024.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/03/2024

Decision due: 17 Apr 2024 by Planning Committee

Lead director: Director of Growth

Contact: Neil Crowther, Group Head of Planning & CPO Email:

Consultation with Group Leaders/Committee Chair: No