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                          Planning news

                          This week's headlines: 

                          1. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#building-safety-measures-come-into-force
                          2. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#west-midlands-council-takes-enforcement-action-against-developer
                          3. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#local-plan-for-old-oak-and-park-royal-adopted
                          4. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#homes-england-completed-37164-houses-last-year
                          5. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#government-stats-show-decline-in-planning-application-submissions
                          6. https://www.planningportal.co.uk/services/weekly-planning-news/planning-news-30-june-2022#news-round-up
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                            Market Insight Report

                            The Planning Market Insight Report is the earliest source of planning market data available, developed to help businesses to identify valuable opportunities and to understand trends in planning and building applications.

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                                Professional Portal

                                The Professional Portal is a hub of tools, services and guidance for those working in the planning and building industry.




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                                    The Planning Portal is delivered by PortalPlanQuest Limited which is a joint venture between TerraQuest Solutions Limited and the Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities. All content © 2022 Planning Portal.