Planning Permission: Northumberland

Department for Communities and Local Government written question – answered on 12th September 2017.

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Photo of Ian Lavery Ian Lavery Co-National Campaign Coordinator, Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Party Chair, Labour Party

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how many planning appeals from Northumberland have been heard by Ministers since 2010.

Photo of Alok Sharma Alok Sharma Minister of State (Communities and Local Government)

In the period 1 January 2010 to 30 June 2017, 275 appeals were decided for the unitary authority Northumberland County Council and a further 8 for the Northumberland National Park Authority (NPA). All those for the NPA were decided by Inspectors under delegated powers. 9 of the 275 for the unitary authority were decided by the Secretary of State, with the remainder by Inspectors under delegated powers.

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