To consider a report on a White Paper consultation on future changes to the planning system, entitled ‘Planning for the Future’ and to seek approval to the broad approach to the response from the Council.
On the 08 August 2020, the Government announced a consultation on a White Paper entitled ‘Planning for the Future’. This consultation includes twenty-four proposals for significant overhaul of the planning system, grouped within three ‘pillars’;
· Pillar One – Planning for Development
· Pillar Two – Planning for beautiful and sustainable places
· Pillar Three – Planning for infrastructure and connected places
The report will provide an overview of the proposals within the consultation, and an indication of how it is proposed that the Council will respond.
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Decision due: 12 Oct 2020 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member for Planning and Development
Lead director: Director of Planning and Regeneration
Contact: Gayle Wootton Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.