By David Martin

On 19th February 2019 the Government published its updates to the revised National Planning Policy Framework (“NPPF”) for England, giving us NPPF 2019. The revised NPPF (or NPPF 2018) replaced the initial NPPF (NPPF 2012), which was published on 27th March 2012.

This followed the Government’s Technical consultation on updates to national planning policy and guidance, which was published on 26th October 2018 and closed on 7th December 2018.