PPG updated - Appropriate assessment, Effective use of land, Green Belt, Housing needs of different groups, and Housing Supply and delivery

The PPG has been updated by the addition of five new sections on Appropriate assessment, Effective use of land, Green Belt, Housing needs of different groups, and Housing Supply and delivery. There have also been updates to existing PPG sections.

The existing PPG sections that have been updated relate to:

  • Housing and economic needs assessment - added new paragraphs 031 and 032
  • Housing and economic land availability assessment - revised entire section
  • Town centres and retail - revised entire section
  • Strategic environmental assessment and sustainability appraisal - amended paragraphs 001, 003, 005, 016, 027, 038, 042, and 047. Removed paragraphs 002, 017, and 037.
  • When planning permission is required - amended paragraphs 008, 018, 019, 031, 033, 038, 051, 058, 064, 065 and 112
  • Noise - revised entire section
  • Plan-making - amended paragraphs 006, 035, 036, 065, 068, and 069; removed paragraph 061; added new paragraphs 074 and 075
  • Use of planning conditions - amended paragraphs 002, 003, 005, 010, 017, 018, 021, 031, and 034; added new paragraphs 040-045; removed paragraphs 004, 019, 022, 028, 029, 030, and 039
  • Consultation and pre-decision matters - amended paragraphs 001, 006, 009, 011-018, 026-028, 030 and 031; added new paragraph 034; removed paragraphs 007 and 025
  • Historic environment - revised entire section
  • Water supply, wastewater and water quality
  • Land affected by contamination
  • Land stability
  • Healthy and safe communities
  • Enforcement and post-permission matters
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Author: MHCLG

Date: 22/7/2019 Date of publication

This item updates DCP sections 4.255, 4.133, 4.1353, 4.251, 4.121, 7.131, 21.3, 13.1, 13.2, 13.3, 4.161, 4.2, 4.41, 5.1, 4.37, 4.152, 4.164, 4.166, 4.124, 4.52, 30.031


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