Based on the Planning Inspectorate's data this is the average time taken to determine the common types of appeal:
- Householder appeals take seven weeks on average to be decided
- Planning appeals take on average between 19 and 38 weeks to determine, depending on the procedure
However, please note that the Planning Inspectorate is currently reporting an additional six-week delay in handling appeals.
The Planning Inspectorate maintains statistics on its performance, including handling time for deciding appeals.