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Parliamentary debates and questions

S5O-00256: Daniel Johnson (Edinburgh Southern)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 19 October 2016

To ask the Scottish Government what action it is taking to ensure that there is meaningful and inclusive community engagement in the planning system.

Answered by: Kevin Stewart 26 October 2016

We are continuing with our Design Charrettes Programme and Activating Ideas Fund. Backed by funding of £300,000, they will enable people across Scotland to have their say on the long-term future of their community. We will consult on further proposals for a forthcoming Planning Bill this winter.