Guidance

Improving planning performance: criteria for designation

This document sets out revised criteria for assessing local planning authority performance.

Documents

Improving planning performance: criteria for designation (revised 2016)

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Explanatory memorandum to improving planning performance: criteria for designation (revised 2016)

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This document sets out the government’s criteria for assessing local planning authority performance in determining applications for major and non-major development. The explanatory memorandum explains the changes to the criteria for assessing local planning authority performance.

Published 4 June 2013
Last updated 22 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added revised criteria for designation, and explanatory moratorium.
  2. Added explanatory memorandum to "Improving planning performance: criteria for designation (revised 2015)".
  3. Added 2015 revised criteria.
  4. Added Explanatory memorandum to Improving planning performance: criteria for designation (revised 2014), published 4 July 2014.
  5. This document has been updated following consultation. Revised version published 13 June 2014.
  6. First published.