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Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN HL7448, tabled on 1 May 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government what provisions of the Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 have not yet been brought into force.

Answered on

15 May 2018

My Department can confirm the following provisions from the Neighbourhood Planning Act 2017 have not been brought into force:

Section 6: Assistance in connection with neighbourhood planning

Section 7: Engagement by examiners with qualifying bodies

Section 13: Statements of community involvement

Section 8(2): Content of development plan documents

Sections 18 – 28 and 31: Temporary possession of land (except section 26(8)(b))

Sections 39 and 40: Other provisions relating to compulsory purchase