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Planning, building and the environment

Planning Policy Statement 1: Delivering Sustainable Development

Planning Policy Statement 1 (PPS1) sets out the Government's overarching planning policies on the delivery of sustainable development through the planning system.

This replaces Planning Policy Guidance 1: General Policies and Principles (PPG1) published in February 1997.

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