Director of Inspectors

Ben Linscott

Ben  Linscott



Ben Linscott is Director of Inspectors with overall line management responsibility for all salaried Inspectors and for their support and professional development through training and guidance.

Before joining the Planning Inspectorate Ben worked in local government planning policy, development control and conservation, and later as a partner in a planning and architecture practice. He is qualified in environmental planning and is a corporate member of the Royal Town Planning Institute.

Director of Inspectors

The Planning Inspectorate deals with all planning appeals in England and Wales, including national infrastructure planning, listed building appeals and rights of way orders.