Explanatory Memorandum

Planning Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

2011 CHAPTER 25

4 May 2011

Commentary on Sections

Part 14: Miscellaneous and General Provisions

Section 242: Planning Register

This section requires all councils to keep and make available a planning register containing copies of the items listed, which includes all applications for planning permission.  A development order may require the Department to populate the register of the relevant council when an application is submitted directly to it, or it issues a notice under departmental reserved powers.