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Planning Advice Note 65: Planning and open space

Published: 2 Jun 2008

Planning Advice Note (PAN) 65 provides advice on the role of the planning system in protecting and enhancing existing open spaces and providing high quality new spaces.

28 page PDF

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28 page PDF

187.0 kB

Planning Advice Note 65: Planning and open space

28 page PDF

187.0 kB


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