This very useful Standard Note by Christopher Barclay in the Commons Library provides a short introduction to planning, including the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF), mainly to assist with replying to constituency questions.
It is on the public website at: https://commonslibrary.parliament.uk/research-briefings/sn05378/.
- The normal planning procedure
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Third Party right of appeal
- The Planning Inspector
- Planning Policy and the Green Belt
- Paying for infrastructure
- Buying planning consent
- Housing Targets
- Garden Grabbing
- Permitted Development Rights
- Calling in/ recovered inquiries
- Consent given on the basis of false information
- The Role of an MP in planning