Amount of green belt land deallocated by councils in 2020/21 drops by almost half

There has been a sharp fall in the amount of land deallocated from the green belt in councils’ local plans, dropping 44 per cent from 3,170 hectares in 2019/20 to 1,760 hectares in 2020/21, according to the latest government statistics.

by Michael Donnelly
Green belt: Local plan deallocations fall sharply
Green belt: Local plan deallocations fall sharply

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