Local Heritage Protection Provisions

A new Planning Practice Note PPN95 - Local heritage protection provisions in the Planning and Environment Act 1987 has been published to provide guidance on the local heritage protection provisions.

'The local heritage protection provisions are contained in section 6B
and Division 2A of Part 6 of the PE Act.

Among other things, the provisions enable the regulation or
prohibition of development of land on which a heritage building has
been unlawfully demolished or fallen into disrepair'.