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Planning Permission: Wildlife

Question for Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

UIN 140657, tabled on 2 May 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, for what reason the draft revised National Planning Policy Framework does not make reference to local wildlife sites.

Answered on

9 May 2018

This Government is committed to protecting our precious environment, including local wildlife sites and want to ensure that there is clarity around these essential protections. The draft revised National Planning Policy Framework is currently out for consultation. This closes on 10 May and we will publish the final document in the Summer.

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