Planning reform: supporting the high street and increasing the delivery of new homes

It seeks views on planning reform in respect of supporting the high street and the delivery of new homes.

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This joint consultation from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government and HM Treasury runs from 29 October 2018 to 14 January 2019.

The consultation includes separate proposals in respect of:

o   Part 1: new and amended permitted development rights and changes to use classes, including to support the regeneration of the high street and to extend existing buildings upwards to create new homes.

o   Part 2: the disposal of surplus local authority land - rationalising and updating the rules which govern disposal of public land at less than best value.

o   Part 3: a draft listed building consent order to support the work of the Canal and River Trust.

o   Part 4: draft guidance on the compulsory purchase powers of new town development corporations.

Consultations: Planning reform: supporting the high street and increasing the delivery of new homes

CBC response to this consultation

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