Number of councils losing green belt through local plans highest this decade, MHCLG figures show Thirteen local authorities adopted local plans that involved a reduction in green belt land during 2018-19, according to the latest government statistics, the highest number so far this decade. by David Dewar Green belt land: total area across England falls by 0.2 per cent. Image by Carl Spencer. Flickr Sign in to continue Sign in Email address Password Stay signed in Trouble signing in? Reset password: Click here Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Call: 020 8267 8121 FREE TRIAL 14 days access to subscriber-only content Register SUBSCRIBE Prices from £350 /pa* Full access to planningresource.com for 12 months with quarterly print issues Track the latest CIL developments with our live table Easily keep up-to-date with the essential planning news, analysis, and policy amendments by having it delivered directly to you with the Planning Daily bulletin Choose a Package *For bespoke corporate packages please email email@example.com or call us on 01452 835820.