Decision details

Westminster City Plan Partial Review - Regulation 18 Notification and update to the Westminster Local Development Scheme

Decision Maker: Cabinet Member for Planning and Economic Development

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No


Summary of Decision

The Cabinet Member has approved the publication of a Regulation 18 statement of intent and consult on the content of the proposed review of the adopted City Plan 2019 – 2040 and the publication of an updated Local Development Scheme.


Reasons for Decision 


The council is beginning a partial review of its City Plan pursuant to Regulation 18 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 in order to provide a robust and up to date policy framework for the taking of planning decisions across the city in line with the council’s vision for a Fairer Westminster,


The council’s Local Development Scheme setting out the programme of work over the next three years has been revised to reflect the new priority of a partial City Plan review and the anticipated timeframes of document preparation. Its publication will ensure that the council acts in accordance with the requirements of the Planning & Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 (as amended by the Localism Act 2011).


Publication date: 07/10/2022

Date of decision: 07/10/2022

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