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Croydon’s new planning guidelines: great leap forward or stumble to uncertainty? (part 2)

Posted on September 24th, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. No Comments

The devil is in the detail: what new planning guidelines mean for our borough

Following on from my article last week on the implications for the Croydon Local Plan with the implementation of the government’s revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) guidelines, here are a number of further issues for Croydon’s planners to take into consideration. New text from the NPPF is shown below in italics.

Land use

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It’s time to consult on Croydon Local Plan

Posted on September 4th, by Sean Creighton in Politics & Society. No Comments

However flawed and problematic, public consultations safeguard us all, argues Sean Creighton

An important consultation should be starting in the autumn: amendments to the Croydon Local Plan are expected to be considered by the cabinet on 21st September. The Plan will provide part of the framework for dealing with planning applications in a way that meets the requirements of national government and the Mayor of … Read More »