Development Management Answers

Put your question to Planning readers and our resident expert. Answer questions posed by your peers.

Ask a question

Put your question to Planning readers and our resident expert online here (requires Google account) or by emailing casebook@haymarket.com

Current questions - can you help?

Q Our church has applied for faculty jurisdiction to have uplighters placed on the front of the building. The diocesan advisory committee has objected to the proposal, so it might be refused. Could we apply for permission from the council instead? CH

Answer or comment online at planningresource.co.uk/dmanswers or by emailing casebook@haymarket.com by Friday 14 February

Q I am a new councillor and my authority is due to see the first draft of our local plan soon. I have read through the National Planning Policy Framework and tried to immerse myself in what it all means. Do the sanctions in the Housing Delivery Test, such as a 20 per cent buffer against underdelivery or a presumption in favour of sustainable development, kick in every year if the council continually misses its annual target? AJ

Answer or comment online at planningresource.co.uk/dmanswers or by emailing casebook@haymarket.com by Friday 21 February

 

Previous answers to development management queries

Follow Us:
Planning Jobs