Local Plans: Housing

Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government written question – answered on 3rd September 2020.

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Photo of James Wild James Wild Conservative, North West Norfolk

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, if he will issue guidance to the Planning Inspectorate on appeals relating to housing development sites which local authorities have begun removing from local plans.

Photo of Christopher Pincher Christopher Pincher Minister of State (Housing, Communities and Local Government)

The National Planning Policy Framework sets out that decision-takers may give weight to relevant policies in emerging plans according to their stage of preparation, the extent to which there are unresolved objections to relevant policies, and their degree of consistency with policies in the Framework. This is made clear in existing Planning Practice Guidance.

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