Interesting blog on electronic planning application submission.
We launched our Smarter Planning initiative a year ago this week so I thought I’d bring you up to speed on the progress in the last 12 months.
Smarter Planning is a partnership between planning agents, local planning authorities and the Portal. It’s a recognition that the industry needs to work together to streamline and improve the planning process.
By pledging a commitment to the Smarter Planning scheme, participants will have access to free training, best practice guidance and advice from the Planning Portal.
In the last 12 months our account management team has been working with professionals and LPAs to help them improve their processes for online application submission.
As soon as they meet the criteria they are designated Smarter Planning Champions.
Since last October, 212 planning and building professionals have met the criteria of the scheme and have been awarded Smarter Planning Champion status. All have…
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