£4.8bn increase in council grant funding 'could help over-stretched planning teams'

Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced new grant funding of £4.8 billion for local authorities over the next three years, which planning sector commentators have said is "desperately needed" and could be used to help under-resourced planning departments.

by Ellie Kahn
Possible funding boost: local authority planners
Possible funding boost: local authority planners

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