The Equality & Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has yesterday published research on how local authorities have successfully developed and maintained Gypsy and Traveller sites in Scotland. The research was commissioned in direct response to claims from some Scottish local authorities that they were unable to secure land or planning permission...
Added: March 29, 2012 | General News
The Government has published its new planning policy for Traveller sites. It is available on the Department for Communities and Local Government's website at:
A summary of responses to the consultation on the draft policy is also available on the same website at:
The Impact Assessment and the...
Added: August 3, 2011 | NATT+ Responses
NATT + has responded to the Government consultation on changes to planning for Gypsy and Traveller communities.
On 29 August 2010, the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government announced the Government’s intention to withdraw the existing traveller planning circulars (Circular 01/2006: Planning for Gypsy and Traveller Caravan Sites and...