A Treasury consultation has been released that seeks views on the proposed governance, structure and operation of the National Infrastructure Commission.
- Principal Planning Consultant (Policy) Capita Manchester/Salford (North West) or Breckland or North Tyneside or Barnet (North London)
- Principal Planning Officer (Local Planning) Chichester District Council Chichester, West Sussex
- P/T Senior Planning Officer (Minerals & Waste) Lewis Davey Shefford, Bedfordshire, Flex Working
- Planner | Nottingham | 1 - 3 years' experience Lewis Davey Nottingham
- Enforcement Officer - Hertfordshire Oyster Partnership Hertfordshire
The Planning Inspectorate (PINS) has accepted for examination plans for three major roundabout upgrade projects on the edge of Derby which aim to deliver "regional development and growth" in the city and surrounding areas.
London mayor Sadiq Khan has claimed plans for an incinerator in Bexley are in conflict with national planning policy and has called on the government to refuse permission for the project.
Plans have been submitted to the Planning Inspectorate (PINS) to replace an underground aviation fuel pipeline that runs between Southampton and Hounslow in west London.
The government's infrastructure advisory body has unveiled the membership of a new panel intended to champion "design excellence" in infrastructure projects, but no planners are included in the group.
Britain open for business? Who do they think they're kidding? The mere fact that successive governments feel impelled to trot out the mantra betrays the truth.
Local authorities in the South West accounted for more than half of the Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) charging schedules adopted last year, according to figures recorded by Planning.
One of the cornerstones of the infrastructure planning regime created by the Planning Act 2008 is that policy, and in particular the need for projects, is declared in advance rather than being argued over when individual applications are made. The statements containing such policy are called National Policy Statements (NPSs).
New guidance from the Department for Education (DfE) reinforces the message in recent planning guidance revisions that new school places necessitated by development should be funded through developer contributions.
POLICY: Clean Air Strategy 2019.
POLICY: The Infrastructure Planning (Water Resources) (England) Order 2019.
Latest proposed changes to regulations aim to instil greater transparency and certainty in the CIL regime, says Murray Bridgwater.