Richard Poppleton is the Director of Wales at the Planning Inspectorate. Richard is a chartered town planner and joined the Inspectorate in 1990 following a planning career in local government. He has worked as a field inspector in both England and Wales, managing a wide range of appeal casework, development plan inquiries and examinations. He also worked as a manager of inspectors and administrative staff.
Director of Wales, Planning Inspectorate
The Planning Inspectorate deals with all planning appeals in England and Wales, including national infrastructure planning, listed building appeals and rights of way orders.