The CLA sets out its response to the new planning policy statement (PPS) on Development Management and draft policy annexes on pre-application and determinat
It is currently difficult and often impossible to obtain planning permission for temporary development, at least in rural areas. This appendix to the CLA response on the new draft Development Management PPS stresses the need for an Annexe to the new PPS to contain new positive and proportionate policy on temporary development.
The CLA's response welcomes the aim of ensuring that statutory and non-statutory consultees respond within a specified time limit to planning application con
The CLA's response welcomes the aim to keep conditions to a minimum. However this pre-supposes that all planning authorities provide good quality and reliab
This short response sets out the CLA's response to the consultation on the guidance for local authorities on incentivising landowners to bring forward additi
This consultation response sets out the CLA's evidence, supplied by members, for the Penfold Review call for evidence. It includes evidence under the following headings: Heritage, environmental permits, protected species, utilities, highways, public rights of way, village greens, buildings regulations, pre-application advice etc.
This document sets out our response to the DEFRA draft circular for National Parks and the Broads. The CLA is very concerned over the lack of acknowledgemen
After years of CLA lobbying on permitted development, a July 2009 Government consultation Improving permitted development proposed new permitted de
The CLA has lobbied for years for the information required with planning applications to be proportionate. Local authorities clearly need enough information
The CLA's response to the Community Infrastructure Levy consultation sets out our concerns over its content and our opposition to the CIL because it will hav