Introduction – how to be effective in influencing the planning system from a councillor perspective
Practical exercise - Permitted or permission?
Guidance – information sources and where to find help
Process – an explanation of the planning system structure, cutting through the confusion, putting everything into context without the jargon
Policies & Resources – the planning framework, why and how Local Councils should be active at all levels.
Effective response – how to construct a response, the language to use, how to make points that are relevant, in context and need to be taken notice of, using precedent etc., which detail to pick up and concentrate on, why and where to find the specific information
Practical exercise - Material or Non-material?
Consideration – Green belt, flood planes, using the local knowledge only Local Councillors have
In practice - what is the role of a councillor, how not to waste valuable time (yours and the Planners), which documents to look at.
Keeping up to date – what’s coming down the line
NB We supply all the hyperlinks to the available resources to build your own quick reference files when considering planning applications.
|Event Date||Thu 21 Oct 2021 6:30 pm|
|Event End Date||Thu 21 Oct 2021 8:30 pm|
|Cut off date||Thu 21 Oct 2021 11:00 am|
|Individual Price||40.00 to members|
|Categories||Understanding Your Council|