Planning Reform

Gillian is working closely with the community, local councils and Government Departments on planning issues.

Below you will find updates on her work and other local planning news.

News

Gillian Keegan asks for further environmental assessment to be carried out

Local MP, Gillian Keegan has written to Natural England’s Area Director, James Seymour, following a productive meeting she held with Cllr. Susan Taylor, Cabinet Member for Planning at Chichester District Council asking about reports into the environmental analysis of the Manhood Peninsular.

Gillian writes to Secretary of State

Last week Gillian Keegan MP wrote, again, to the Secretary of State at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG), Robert Jenrick, asking for special consideration for the Chichester District.

Gillian comment on planning

There are many concerns with the Government’s ‘Planning for the Future’ white paper as it currently stands, particularly with regards to the new algorithm which will be used to calculate housing need locally, and what it may mean for our area. 

‘Planning for the Future’ white paper response

There are many concerns with the Government’s ‘Planning for the Future’ white paper as it currently stands, particularly with regards to the new algorithm which will be used to calculate housing need locally, and what it may mean for our area.