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Planning application fee rise doesn’t address lack of resources, the RTPI says

Words: Laura Edgar

The planning application fee rise introduced earlier this year is not enough to address the resource challenges facing local authorities, a new report has suggested.

The research, conducted by Arup on behalf of the RTPI, has been published today at the RTPI’s Planning Convention. It investigates planning services, resourcing, staffing pressure and delivery structures in the South East and North West regions.

It notes that there have been significant reductions in local authority budgets and staffing since 2010. There is a third fewer planning st.....Sign Up or Login to read full article

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