The Improvement Service (IS) welcomed the recent opportunity to input into this review of the planning system. The consultation highlights the key role of planning to nurture our places, our environment and our communities, and guide future change so that it benefits everyone. We are keen to see the review advanced promptly to promote planning’s role in this delivery of great places.
The IS did not respond to every proposal made in the consultation but focused on those where it had the expertise to provide input. As such our response focused on the three key areas of:
Should you have any views or experience or wish for further detail on any of these highlighted areas we would be happy to discuss further, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.