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This consultation ended 23 February 2022.

Consultation period:
23 November 2021 to 23 February 2022
Last updated:

Reviewing responses

The responses to this consultation are currently being reviewed. Details of the outcome will be published here in due course.

Original consultation

We want your views on proposals to amend the development management system and planning policy in Wales to help local planning authorities manage second homes and short-term holiday lets.

Consultation description

We are consulting on:

  • Amendments to the Town and Country Planning (Use Classes) Order 1987 to: 
    • amend the current use class for ‘Dwellinghouses’, 
    • create new use classes for ‘Second Homes’ and for ‘Short-term Holiday Lets’ 
  • Related amendments to the Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) Order 1995 
  • Related amendments to Planning Policy Wales.

Consultation documents

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