The Planning White Paper Explained

Published on September 29, 2020

Published on September 29, 2020

What are the government proposing in their new Planning White Paper? What does it mean for social housing and local communities? Will growth and renewal zones provide a carte blanche for estate demolition and building over green spaces on estates?

Duncan Bowie, Honorary Senior Research Associate at University College London’s Bartlett School of Planning joined us via Zoom on Thursday 24th September to answer these questions. This is the presentation he gave.

Our response to the consultation on ‘Changes to the current planning system’

The first of two consultations on planning reform ‘Changes to the current planning system’ closes on 1 October at 11.45pm.

We’ve published our response online and you can find it here. Please feel free to adapt and make use of it in your own response.