Labour Confirms That it Will Not Scrap #NPPF

Just a few hours after ‘labour sources’ confirmed to the Telegraph that a future labour government would scrap the NPPF and the entire set of coalition set of planning reforms Roberta Blackman Wood MP confirmed the suspicion of this blog that this was unreliable spin.

Via Twitter

R. Blackman-Woods @robertabwMP
@bcualisterscott @AndrewLainton @cowanrob @Satchers To be clear @hilarybennmp didn’t say that Lab would scrap #nppf . We’re looking at…

@bcualisterscott @AndrewLainton @cowanrob removing the designation of failing LPAs, brownfield 1st and recent changes to use classes

R. Blackman-Woods @robertabwMP
Labour would not scrap #NPPF. We want to stop anti-localist rules that strip planning powers from local people where SoS deems fit

 

One thought on “Labour Confirms That it Will Not Scrap #NPPF

  1. Pingback: Labour "would reverse" planning changes - yes or no? | AMT Public

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