National Planning Policy Framework

Thank you for showing an interest in our CPD course and the National Planning Policy Framework.

The complete National Planning Policy Framework document can be downloaded in PDF format and contains the following:

i. Ministerial foreword & Introduction

Achieving sustainable development
1. Building a strong, competitive economy
2. Ensuring the vitality of town centres
3. Supporting a prosperous rural economy
4. Promoting sustainable transport
5. Supporting high quality communications infrastructure
6. Delivering a wide choice of high quality homes
7. Requiring good design
8. Promoting healthy communities
9. Protecting Green Belt land
10. Meeting the challenge of climate change, flooding and coastal change
11. Conserving and enhancing the natural environment
12. Conserving and enhancing the historic environment
13. Facilitating the sustainable use of minerals

Pg. 37 Plan-making
Pg. 45 Decision-taking

1. Implementation
2. Glossary
3. Documents replaced by this Framework

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