Last edited 17 Dec 2020

Statutory authorities

Local planning authorities are required to undertake statutory consultations on proposed development as set out in Article 10 of the Town and Country Planning (General Development Procedure) Order 1995.

Statutory consultees may include:

Other non-statutory consultees could include:

In addition, Building Regulation approval will be required. This can be provided by the local authority or by an approved inspector. See Statutory approvals and Building regulations for more information.

NB: The Penfold Review has made proposals for streamlining non-planning consents, some of which are now being implemented by the government.

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