Guidance for the Community

How the community can get involved in the planning process, through their NPN planning groups, at the earliest stage, so that they can be most effective

Guidance for the Developer

How the developer can use early community involvement through Neighbourhood Planning Network groups to improve certainty in their planning application process

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Information on planning policy and design guidance and how to respond to planning application cases at pre application, application or appeal stages

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November 6, 2016

Delivering the value of planning

The Royal Town Planning Institute has published a report on the value of planning and its contribution to sustainable economic growth. You can read the report here.

July 11, 2016

Neighbourhood Planning tutorials

My Neighbourhood Neighbourhood Planning Tutorials from Locality are available here

July 2, 2016

Interactive development sites and designations map launched.

An interactive Local Plan Policies Map is now available on Bristol City Council’s Local Plan webpage. This will be integrated with the wider BCC mapping tool Pinpoint in due course.