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Planning (Wales) Act 2015

Changes over time for: Cross Heading: Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (c. 8)

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Town and Country Planning Act 1990 (c. 8)E+W

8TCPA 1990 is amended as follows.

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I1Sch. 2 para. 8 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 8 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

9In section 293A (urgent Crown development: application), in subsection (9), before “and” insert—

(aa)the strategic planning panel for any strategic planning area to which the proposed development relates,.

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I2Sch. 2 para. 9 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 9 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

10(1)Section 303A (responsibility of local planning authorities for costs of holding certain inquiries etc) is amended as follows.E+W

(2)In subsection (1B), for “The” substitute “ Where a local planning authority cause a qualifying procedure to be carried out or held, the ”.

(3)After subsection (1B) insert—

(1C)Where the qualifying procedure is an independent examination of a strategic development plan under section 64 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, the appropriate authority is the Welsh Ministers.

(4)In subsection (2), after “local planning authority” insert “ or strategic planning panel ”.

(5)In subsection (3)—

(a)after “local planning authority” insert “ or strategic planning panel ”;

(b)after “that authority” insert “ or panel ”.

(6)In subsection (6), after “local planning authority” insert “ or strategic planning panel ”.

(7)In subsection (9A)—

(a)after “local planning authority” insert “ or strategic planning panel ”;

(b)after “the authority” insert “ or panel ”.

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I3Sch. 2 para. 10 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 10 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

11In section 306 (contributions by local authorities and statutory undertakers), after subsection (2) insert—

(2A)Each of the persons specified in subsection (2B) may contribute towards any expenses incurred by a strategic planning panel for the purposes of carrying out a review under section 60H of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (duty of strategic planning panel to keep under review certain matters affecting development).

(2B)The persons are—

(a) a local authority in Wales;

(b)a statutory undertaker authorised to carry on an undertaking in Wales.

Commencement Information

I4Sch. 2 para. 11 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 11 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

12In section 324 (rights of entry), after subsection (1A) insert—

(1B)Any person duly authorised in writing by the Welsh Ministers or by a strategic planning panel may at any reasonable time enter any land for the purpose of surveying it in connection with the preparation, revision, adoption or approval of a strategic development plan under Part 6 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004.

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I5Sch. 2 para. 12 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 12 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

13In section 336 (interpretation), in subsection (1), after the definition of “stop notice” insert—

strategic planning panel” means a strategic planning panel established under section 60D of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004;.

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I6Sch. 2 para. 13 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 13 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

14In Schedule 4A (local development orders: procedure), in paragraph 5(1), after “report made” insert “ by a local planning authority ”.

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I7Sch. 2 para. 14 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 14 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

15In Schedule 13 (blighted land), in paragraph 1B, in note (3), after “section 66” insert “ or 66A ”.

Commencement Information

I8Sch. 2 para. 15 partly in force; Sch. 2 para. 15 in force for specified purposes at 6.9.2015, see s. 58(2)(b)(4)(b)

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