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Planning etc. (Scotland) Act 2006

Section 251A – Assessment of planning authority’s performance

178.This section gives the Scottish Ministers powers to conduct an assessment of a planning authority’s performance, or to appoint a person to do so. The assessment may cover the authority’s performance of their planning functions in general or of a particular function.

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