The Civic Trust for Wales

Welsh Government Planning Consultations. The Civic Trust’s thoughts.



The new Planning (Wales) Bill was introduced on the 6th October 2014. A briefing on Bill was published by the National Assembly outlining the key points of the Bill. NAW summary of Planning Bill

Following the introduction of the Bill the Planning Division of the Welsh Government has published a number of consultation documents. These can be found here: The consulations include those listed below. To assist civic societies in their responses to the consultations, the Civic Trust has provided briefing papers and suggested responses or issues to consider for those consultations listed below.

Design in the Planning Process_CTW thoughts

Frontloading the development management system_CTW thoughts

Plg Committees, delegation and joint plannig boards_CTW thoughts

Planning and related decisions of the welsh ministers_CTW thoughts

The Civic Trust will also be submitting their own responses to the consultation papers.