Planning Law Shake-up

The prospect of a shake-up in Welsh planning law appears to come a little nearer with the Welsh Government’s interim response to a 2018 Law Commission report.  The urgent need to simplify and consolidate planning law is confirmed, reducing delays and costs that some may find unaffordable.  A phased introduction of a Planning, Land and Building Code would bring all the relevant legislation in a single place.  The response is at and a detailed response is due by the end of November.