The new National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) 

This page brings together Planning's coverage of the new NPPF.


Latest NPPF review news 

How the NPPF revisions change the system - the Planning briefing

How the NPPF revisions change the system - the Planning briefing

Now updated and expanded to cover the most recent relevant planning practice guidance, our complete guide outlines key changes introduced by the framework and their implications for the sector [Updated 20/09/18].

The new NPPF: latest news and analysis

How the NPPF revisions change the system - the Planning briefing

How the NPPF revisions would change the system, Part 1: Presumption in favour of sustainable development 

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 2: Strategic and local plans

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 3: Cross-boundary cooperation

How the NPPF revisions would change the system, Part 4: The soundness test 

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 5: Neighbourhood planning

How the NPPF revisions change the system, part 6: Standard method for assessing housing need

How the NPPF revisions change the system, part 7: Housing delivery test

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 8: Small and medium-sized sites

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 9: Definition of deliverable sites

How the NPPF revisions would change the system, Part 10: Maximising use of land

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 11: Affordable housing

How the NPPF revisions would change the system, Part 12: Larger-scale settlements

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 13: Viability and developer contributions

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 14: Planning for town centres

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 15: Economic development

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 16: Green belt and designated areas

How the NPPF revisions change the system, Part 17: Environment ane energy

How the NPPF revisions would change the system, Part 18: Achieving well-designed places

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