Planning

New Publications: The Planning Series: National and Local Planning Policy

We’ve updated our quick guides to national and local planning policy in Wales.

21 February 2019

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We’ve updated our quick guides to national and local planning policy in Wales.

Our national planning policy briefing sets out the legislative framework for the planning system and introduces the key national planning documents: Planning Policy Wales and the National Development Framework.

New Publication: The Planning Series: 1 – National Planning Policy (PDF, 6294KB)

Our local planning policy briefing describes how Local Development Plans are prepared and gives a progress update on adopting these plans across the country. It also describes the new category of “Strategic Development Plan” and provides a list of useful sources of further information.

New Publication: The Planning Series: 2 – Local Planning Policy (PDF, 2137KB)


Article by Francesca Howorth and Elfyn Henderson, Senedd Research, National Assembly for Wales