Due to COVID-19, Scottish Parliament has deferred some commencement dates relating to Planning.
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… Subject to Parliamentary scrutiny, the regulations are due to come into force on 29 September 2021 and the SDO amendment on 1 October 2021….
Scottish Construction Now writes:
The first two sets of regulations, The Town and Country Planning (Miscellaneous Temporary Modifications) (Coronavirus) (Scotland) Regulations 2021 and The Planning (Scotland) Act 2019 (Commencement No. 6 and Transitional Provision) (Scotland) Regulations 2021 roll forward the current position with Coronavirus Modifications to Planning legislation for a further six months to 31 March 2022.
The exception is that the requirement for Local Review Body meetings to be held in public will apply again from 1 October 2021.
Subject to Parliamentary scrutiny, the regulations are due to come into force on 29 September 2021 and the SDO amendment on 1 October 2021.
Coronavirus modifications regarding environmental impact assessment reports will remain in place….