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 (PDF 178 KB)
- Procedures for Enforcement Notice, Listed Building Enforcement Notice and Submission Appeals (PDF 156 KB)
- Procedures for Public Local Inquiries into Development Schemes (PDF 129 KB)
- Procedures for Hearings Concerning the Need for Environmental Impact Assessment (PDF 85 KB)
- Procedures for Appeals - The Pollution Prevention and Control Regulations (NI) 2003 (PDF 132 KB)
- Procedures for Public Local Inquiries into a Road Scheme in the A5 Western Transport Corridor (PDF 68 KB)
- What to expect at an Accompanied Site Visit (PDF 956 KB)
- Draft Procedures - Independent Examinations of Local Development Plans (PDF 86 KB)
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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