Consultation outcome

Permit schemes for street works

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Summary of responses to the consultation on permit schemes for street works

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Detail of outcome

The following summary provides a brief overview of key themes emerging from the consultation responses.

Original consultation

Summary

Consultation on allowing councils to introduce permit schemes to better manage street works instead of needing approval from the Secretary of State.

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Consultation description

Local councils may introduce traffic management permit schemes to increase their control over how and when utility companies carry out road works.

This consultation invited views on proposals to remove the need for the Secretary for State to approve local authority applications to run permit schemes.

Documents

Revising the permit scheme approval process

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Supporting documents

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Published 31 January 2012
Last updated 23 January 2013 + show all updates
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