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Circular 08/00: The Town and Country Planning (Residential Development on Greenfield Land) (England) Direction 2000

DETR 08/2000 (4 October 2000)

 

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This circular has now been cancelled (1 April 2007)

Details of the cancellation are available here.

 

This circular introduced the direction promised in paragraph 39 of PPG 3 Housing. Paragraph 39 stipulates that the Secretary of State should be notified of any proposed greenfield housing developments which are above a certain size either on their own or as part of a wider but contiguous allocation for housing and which the local authority resolves to approve.