The Commission publishes a series of guides to taking part in appeals and pubic inquiries/hearings.
These publications are as follows:
- Procedures for Planning and Water Appeals
- Procedures for Enforcement Notice, Listed Building Enforcement Notice and Submission Appeals
- Procedures for Public Local Inquiries into Development Schemes
- Procedures for Hearings Concerning the Need for Environmental Impact Assessment
- Procedures for Appeals - The Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations (NI) 2003
- Procedures for a Public Local Inquiry into the A5 Western Transport Corridor Environmental Statement Addendum 2019
- Guidance on Costs Awards in Planning and Related Appeals
- What to expect at an Accompanied Site Visit
- Procedures for Independent Examinations of Local Development Plans
Copies of these publications are available from:-Planning Appeals Commission
87-91 Great Victoria Street
Tel: 028 90244710
Fax: 028 90312536
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