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Planning (Scotland) Act 2019

Notice by planning authority of certain applications made to them

Section 23:  Notice by planning authority of certain applications made to them

150.Section 23 of the Act amends section 34 of the 1997 Act to require that a planning authority must give notice of any application for planning permission for a major development to each local councillor, MSP and MP representing the district to which the application relates.

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