Localism Act 2011 (No. 3) Order 2013
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The Localism Act 2011 (Commencement No. 3) Order 2013 came into force on 17 December 2013
17 Dec 2013
Planning - England
The Localism Act 2011 (Commencement No. 3) Order 2013 brings into force elements on section 122 (pre-application consultation) which are not already in force.
In June 2021, the UK’s governing Conservative Party lost a by-election in Chesham and Amersham, a seat it had held for 47 years. The principal reasons reported as the cause of this defeat were proposed planning reforms and the promotion of housebuilding on greenfield sites across the south of England.
As we celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the EIA Quality Mark, IEMA can announce that, during the past 12 months, the scheme has undergone a thorough review of practice, including stakeholder consultation with registrants and assessors, in order to improve it.
The delivery of effective outcomes for the environment, communities and development is a team effort, and more so when it comes to consenting projects that undergo Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).