August 31, 2016

Districts’ role in prevention should be part of mainstream policy

In the LGC, 31 August 2016: DCN Chairman Cllr Neil Clarke says districts are well placed to ensure that STPs reflect the health and social care […]
August 25, 2016
motorway construction, pillars

DCN response to Community Infrastructure Levy consultation

DCN response to CIL Review Panel
August 24, 2016
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

DCN response to Local Plans Expert Group

District councils outlined a series of reforms to the Local Plans Expert Group aimed at simplifying the planning system and helping to realise Government ambitions for […]
August 17, 2016
new homes, construction, planning, district councils, growth

We need more flexibility on planning

In The MJ, 16 August 2016: It is important that the performance of councils in approving planning permissions is considered within the wider context of local authorities […]