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Planning Guidance: Approving Non-material Amendments to an Existing Planning Permission

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A new procedure to make non-material amendments to existing planning permissions will come into force on 1 September 2014.
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From 1 September 2014 you can make small changes to an existing planning permission. These are called non-material amendments.

This is a guide to explain the key features and the legal requirements of the way small changes can be made to existing planning permissions.

The guide is designed to help local planning authorities and applicants, but will also be useful for others who are involved in the planning process.