The challenges raised by the proposed new fast-track application route for schools, hospitals and prisons

Government proposals to speed up application determination timescales and to cut consultation periods for new school, university, hospital and prison buildings is likely to present difficulties for decision-makers and may not yield much benefits for developers, observers suggest.

by Gavin McEwan
Image: Oosoom / Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)
Image: Oosoom / Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)

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