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Policy Clarification Letters 2004

Policy Clarification letters provide urgent clarification of policy or procedure issued by the Minister or Planning Division.

The content of policy clarification letters is incorporated into the Planning Policy Series of documents as soon as practicable.

CL-11-04 The Sale of Rural Plots and the Land Use Planning Consequences

14/12/04
The sub-division of agricultural land or woodland into small plots for sale, usually on the internet, can create problems for communities and planning control. This letter is to remind Chief Planning Officers of potential remedies already available, and to emphasise the need to act swiftly and pre- ...
 

CL-08-04 The Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications and Deemed Applications) (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2004

19/10/04
The Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications and Deemed Applications) (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2004 were made by the National Assembly on 19 October 2004 and will come into force on 8 November 2004.
 

CL-09-04 Initial Guidance Note On Implicaitons For Deveopment Plans In Wales Of The Planning And Compulsory Purchase Act (Revised Version October 2004)

14/10/04
The guidance note that was issued in June 2003 has now been revised in the light of consideration of the views expressed by local planning authorities, key interested bodies and individuals during our consultation period on "Delivering Better Development Plans for Wales".
 

CL-06-04 NAfW Circular 36/2004 Control of Development in Airport Public Safety Zones

04/08/04
Following a review of Public Safety Zone policy and administration, it has been decided to prepare guidance for local planning authorities, to enable them to decide planning applications and consider road proposals affecting land within Public Safety Zones.
 

CL-05-04 Planning and The Conservation (Natural Habitats etc ) Regulations 1994 ( SI 1994 / 2716)

01/07/04
This letter seeks to remind you of the requirements of the above regulations when considering development proposals which come before you through the planning system.
 

CL-03-04 The Town and Country Planning (General Development Procedure) (Amendment) (Wales) Order 2004

16/06/04
This letter is to alert you to new secondary legislation.
 

CL-04-04 Policy clarification note Unitary Development Plans – Waste policies hazardous waste planning applications

28/05/04
This letter sets out the minimum guidance to future waste management development that the Welsh Assembly Government is likely to find acceptable in development plans.
 

CL-02-04 Environmental Impact Assessment - Letter to LPAS following programme of training seminars undertaken by Welsh Assembly Government Planning Division and summary of main issues discussed

07/04/04
This letter provides a summary of the main issues raised during training sessions for local planning authorities in 2004 on Environmental Impact Assessment.