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National Planning Policy Framework and National Model Design Code: consultation proposals

Share your views on draft revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework and a new draft National Model Design Code.


This consultation seeks views on draft revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework.

The text has been revised to implement policy changes in response to the Building Better Building Beautiful Commission “Living with Beauty” report. It is also seeking views on the draft National Model Design Code, which provides detailed guidance on the production of design codes, guides and policies to promote successful design.

This consultation by the Ministry for Communities, Housing and Local Government runs from 30 January to 27 March 2021.

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