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PPS 15 Revised (Draft) 'Planning and Flood Risk'

Issued by: DOE
Status: Draft
October 2013

The Department of the Environment has published Revised Draft Planning Policy Statement (PPS) 15 ‘Planning and Flood Risk’ for the purpose of public consultation.
The PPS aims to prevent future development that may be at risk from flooding or that may increase the risk of flooding elsewhere.
The public consultation on this draft document will run from 10 October 2013 until 10 January 2014.

How to give your views

The Department would welcome your comments on the Revised Draft PPS 15 'Planning and Flood Risk'. All responses should be made in writing to: Department of Environment, Planning Policy Division, 3rd Floor, Millennium House, 17-25 Great Victoria Street, Malone Lower, Belfast, BT2 7AD
or via E-mail:
This consultation will end on 10 January 2014
In keeping with our policy on openess, the Department may make responses to this consultation document publically available upon request. At the end of the consultation period the Department will consider all comments received, following which the draft document will be amended if necessary and published in final form.

Download the document:

In the interest of protecting the environment, where possible, the use of electronic means to view the document is encouraged. However, if you require a hard copy or wish to enquire about alternative formats, please contact the Planning Policy Team by:-
Telephone: (028) 9041 6944;
By text phone: (028) 9054 0642
By e-mail or in writing using the contact details given above.
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