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Westferry Printworks: Planning Permission

Question for Prime Minister

UIN 52443, tabled on 1 June 2020

To ask the Prime Minister, what meetings his special advisors have attended with (a) developers or (b) their representatives on the Westferry Printworks development, (PA/18/01877/A1 which was granted planning permission by the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government on 14 January 2020.

Answered on

3 June 2020

Ministers and special advisers act in accordance with the MHCLG Guidance on Planning Propriety Issues. In that light, No10 Ministers and special advisers would not discuss the details of live planning applications with MHCLG Planning Ministers. Any representations by other Government departments to a called-in or recovered planning application being considered by MHCLG would be disclosed as part of the evidence to the planning inquiry.

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Prime Minister