Adopted local plans provide the framework for development across England. Planning inspectors across the country are working with local authorities to give greater clarity of what is expected of them. Planning inspectors are ensuring government policy on sustainable development, housing supply and protecting valuable open spaces is effectively implemented.
The Planning Inspectorate has published a short film that shows how planning inspectors are playing a vital role in supporting local councils develop local plans that fully meet their, and their communities, needs.
Delivering positive local planning