Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

General Duties of Authorities

Part of Clause 17 – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th October 1975.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Hon. Tim Sainsbury Hon. Tim Sainsbury , Hove 12:00 am, 13th October 1975

Can the Minister tell us how we will be able to determine whether a local authority has had regard to these matters? What mechanism will exist for interested bodies to probe whether this has taken place in the absence of a proper planning inquiry or the right to objection?