Revised NPPF allays worst green fears

April 2012
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2012, Issue 447, p40
The article reports on the changes to the British government's National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) published on March 27, 2012. These changes include a revised definition of sustainable development, modification of a default "yes" to development proposals and stronger policies to promote development on brownfield land and in town centres. The substantial environmental impact of the NPPF is also noted.


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