To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how many planning appeals in respect of wind turbines were considered by the Planning Inspectorate in each planning category for each of the last five years; and what proportion of such appeals in each category were (a) upheld and (b) dismissed.
The following table shows the number of planning appeals in respect of wind turbines in each category, the percentage allowed and upheld for each of the last five years. Within these figures are a number of appeals for turbines on individual dwellings.
|Decision year||Procedure||Allowed||% allowed||Upheld||% upheld||Total|
|WR = Written Representations IH = Informal Hearing LI = Local Inquiry|