This course provides a more detailed look at planning for councillors, including what planning is, why we need it, the framework of how it operates in england and Wales, and the system and processes of how it works in practice, with reference to the requirements of the course participants and their local authorities. the course will also cover the Coalition Government’s approach to planning, the changes to the
planning system as set out in the localism act, and other planning reforms recently introduced.
Home to over 18,000 students from more than 160 countries, the University of Westminster has been voted the most internationally diverse university in the UK. Through extremely close links in business, professional and academic life within London, as well as overseas, the University remains impactful, adding real value to professional practise through a wide range of Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Professional and Short courses.