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SHD Applications (Planning Authority): Role

This page explains the role of the planning authority in the strategic housing development application process

Role of Planning Authority

While planning applications for such large-scale developments will only be capable of being made to the Board, there will remain a key role for the relevant planning authority in the SHD application process as follows:

  • Availability of Application
  • Notification of Elected Members
  • Receipt of Submissions / Observations
  • Chief Executive Report
  • Part-Payment of Application Fee
  • Notification of Decision
  • Compliance and Enforcement