View from the Front line Rob Ivens Mole Valley District Council. Why am I here Work for a small LA’ Done quite a lot of work We started under nuisance Circa 1998 What is my message Local Authorities have an important role
But the vast majority are not of regulatory concern
Local Authorities and the private sector can properly develop difficult site
National Planning Policy Framework is clear about duties BUT
Only after significant lobying….
Noise didn’t do so well…
How Do you Feel?
Cost – of doing the work
41HolesCost of investigation.
Total cost of decision £60K
Central/Public portal of all decisions and remediation statements
Self help- Residents collect data on there own sites at point of sale