Legal viewpoint: Interpreting councils’ room for manoeuvre on five-year supply

Proposals for residential development outside established settlement limits have been at the heart of dozens of appeals and many a higher court judgment since the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) first saw the light of day in 2012. A recent Court of Appeal judgment on a case from North Yorkshire carries on this trend.

by Jonathan Easton

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