Council's apology and compensation offer to resident after planning notification error backed by watchdog

A government watchdog has backed a council's decision to apologise and offer £200 to a resident who was unable to respond to a planning application due to a computer error.

by Stephen Cousins
Derby House, home of Telford and Wrekin Council (Pic: Geograph.org, by M J Richardson, CC BY-SA 2.0)
Derby House, home of Telford and Wrekin Council (Pic: Geograph.org, by M J Richardson, CC BY-SA 2.0)

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