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We want your views on proposals to make Fire and Rescue Authorities (FRAs) statutory consultees on planning applications relating to specified developments.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
23 October 2020
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

We are consulting on a proposal for FRAs to be statutory consultees at pre-and post-application stages of the planning process. This will mean that for certain types of development: 

  • developers will be required to consult the fire and rescue authorities prior to submitting their application 
  • local planning authorities and the Welsh Ministers will be required to consult them to inform their consideration and determination of the application.
  • the FRA will need to respond where the LPA chooses to consult further on applications for approval, consent or agreement relating to a planning application on which they were initially consulted

Consultation documents

Consultation document
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Help and support

For more information about this consultation e-mail planconsultations-f@gov.wales

How to respond

Submit your comments by 23 October 2020, in any of the following ways:

Online form

Post

Download the response form.

Complete and return to:

Planning Statutory Consultees – Fire and Rescue Authorities  
Planning Directorate
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ

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