How the white paper would change elected members' say over planning decisions

The government's Planning White Paper is likely to substantially reduce the role of local authority planning committees in determining applications and place more power in the hands of officers, say observers.

by Ben Kochan
Image: South Oxfordshire District Council
Image: South Oxfordshire District Council

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