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NPPF workshops: Viability in Planning
In November 2018 we held three workshops with officers from across the country to look at the implementation of the revised NPPF policy and guidance on how viability should be dealt with in planning. Read More...

Housing Delivery Test and monitoring
In October 2018 PAS held three events for monitoring officers and others involved in the calculation of the Housing Delivery Test, Local Housing Need and 5 year housing land supply. It was a technical session with lots of Q&A. Despite this and further consultations that will make parts of them out of date we have published the deck and handouts we used on the day. Read More...

PAS Conference 2018
In July 2018 PAS held its annual conference in Milton Keynes. At the conference MHCLG introduced the newly-published NPPF and we worked through the implementation details for a day and a half.Read More...

GDPR and Local Planning Authorities
In May 2018 PAS worked with a group of practitioners and partners to make a guide to managing data in LPAs. It has been published as an interim while we work on a more complete guideRead More...

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