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Quarterly performance statistics: Planning and Environmental Appeals

The latest quarterly performance statistics for Planning and Environmental Appeals division.

We aim to ensure that all of our work is dealt with as swiftly as possible. We have set targets for our casework and expect 80% of cases to meet the target.

Quarterly performance statistics for January to March 2017

Procedure Target (weeks) No. of appeals Performance against target Average time taken to determine (weeks)
No further procedure 8 0 n/a n/a
Site inspection 12 52 52% 15.9
Further written submissions 20 30 60% 22.7
Hearing 26 6 17% 37.5
Inquiry 32 2 0% 46.7

More information

'No further procedure' means the reporter has decided the appeal based on the initial grounds, and responses of those involved.

'Site inspection' means the reporter has decided the appeal based on the initial grounds, responses and an inspection of the site.

'Further written submissions' means the reporter has decided there is not enough information to decide on the appeal, and has asked one or more to contribute more.

'Hearing and 'inquiry' mean the reporter has decided that an oral process is required to resolve the appeal. Hearing's take the form of discussions led by the reporter, while inquiries are more formal sessions similar to cases in law courts.

Previous statistics

Performance information for our last financial year is available in our annual review.

Contact

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Email: DPEA@gov.scot

Telephone: 01324 696400

Post:
Scottish Government
Planning and Environmental Appeals Division
4 The Courtyard
Callendar Business Park
Callendar Road
Falkirk
FK1 1XR

Published:
25 Apr 2016
Quarterly performance statistics: Planning and Environmental Appeals