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Especially, have a look at Section 14 on Page 4 which details the absolutely central
place of ‘sustainability’ (and tries to explain what it means).
“...At the heart of the National Planning Policy Framework is a presumption in favour
of sustainable development, which should be seen as a golden thread running through
both plan-making and decision-taking...”
Clearly, drawing attention to an apparent lack of ‘sustainability’ ought to weigh
heavily with the planners when they judge the merits of any particular application.