Part 6Wales


73Exclusion of certain representations

(1)This section applies to any representation or objection in respect of anything which is done or is proposed to be done in pursuance of—

(a)an order or scheme under section 10, 14, 16, 18, 106(1) or (3) or 108(1) of the Highways Act 1980 (c. 66);

(b)an order or scheme under section 7, 9, 11, 13 or 20 of the Highways Act 1959 (c. 25), section 3 of the Highways (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1961 (c. 63) or section 1 or 10 of the Highways Act 1971 (c. 41) (which provisions were replaced by the provisions mentioned in paragraph (a));

(c)an order under section 1 of the New Towns Act 1981 (c. 64).

(2)If the Assembly or a local planning authority thinks that a representation made in relation to a local development plan is in substance a representation or objection to which this section applies it or they (as the case may be) may disregard it.

74Urban development corporations

The Assembly may direct that this Part (except section 60) does not apply to the area of an urban development corporation.


In the exercise of any function conferred under or by virtue of this Part the local planning authority must have regard to any guidance issued by the Assembly.

76Annual monitoring report

(1)Every local planning authority must make an annual report to the Assembly.

(2)The annual report must contain such information as is prescribed as to the extent to which the objectives set out in the local development plan are being achieved.

(3)The annual report must—

(a)be made at such time as is prescribed;

(b)be in such form as is prescribed;

(c)contain such other matter as is prescribed.