COUNCILLORS/CLERKS/ OFFICERS: Introduction to Planning


14 Oct 20 - 10:00 to 12:00

Run by Flo Churchill MRTPI FCMI

Delivered by Florence Churchill MRTPI FCMI, planning advisor to SSALC, this training session covers the basics that your council will need in order to understand the planning system.

The session will cover:

 The purposes of the planning system – why do we have a planning system?

What is the plan led system

The main players in the planning system

When does development need planning permission

How planning and other types of applications are made

How planning decisions are made

What happens when a decision is appealed?

How to make your views count on planning applications

What about enforcement

How is the planning system responding to Covid19?

How to find out more

Cost per delegate: £30 + VAT

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Completion of this form is the only method of securing a place for the event, it is also your acceptance for the cost to be invoiced to your Council.
If you are unable to attend, regrettably we will not be able to offer a refund, however depending on the circumstances we may accept someone else from your Council if they can attend in your place. If this occurs please call 01273 830200 ASAP.
We reserve the right to cancel an event at any time, or offer an alternative date without accepting any liability for any costs that you may have incurred. In the uncommon circumstance of one of our events being postponed you will not be issued with a refund, a credit will be held on your council’s account to be used against another event.
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