The Ministry of Housing Communities & Local Gov. have produced a White Paper on Planning for the future. The consultation seeks views on each part of a package of proposals for reform of the planning system in England to streamline and modernise the planning process, improve outcomes on design and sustainability, reform developer contributions and ensure more land is available for development where it is needed. The document is available on their website at This important Consultation is for 12 weeks from 6 August 2020 and is open to everyone to respond.