National Planning Practice Guidance

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) recently launched for testing and comment in Beta its national planning practice guidance web-based resource (which can be found at

The closing date for submitting feedback on the Beta is Wednesday 9 October 2013. IfA will be responding and any comments can be sent to Tim Howard (tim.howard [at] by 25 September 2013 or submitted directly to DCLG through its online feedback form.