The councils with the highest and lowest application approval rates in 2021/22

Local authorities in the Greater South East accounted for 22 of the 23 councils with the lowest planning application approval rates in 2021/22, while only one London authority is among the 100 councils with the highest approval rates, according to the latest government figures.

by Samantha Eckford
Barking Town Hall, meeting place of Barking and Dagenham Council (Pic: Steven Craven CC BY-SA 2.0)
Barking Town Hall, meeting place of Barking and Dagenham Council (Pic: Steven Craven CC BY-SA 2.0)

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