... to the Planning Advisory Service (PAS). We are part of the Local Government Association and run fourteen projects funded by the Department of Levelling Up and Housing, Defra and Natural England. Use the menu at the top of this page to access information on our work which covers the basic building blocks of planning like local plans and making decisions, as well as helping councils understand and respond to the policy and data implications of the planning reform agenda. You can see below our latest bulletin - you can sign up using the "keep in touch" item in the "about us" menu above.
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We provide high-quality help, advice, support and training on planning and service delivery to councils. We help local government officers and councillors stay effective and up to date. We have a ‘sector-led' improvement approach, where local authorities help each other to continuously improve.