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PPS 15 (Revised): Planning and Flood Risk

Issued by: Department of the Environment
Status: Final
Published: September 2014
PPS 15 sets out the Department’s planning policies to minimise and manage flood risk to people, property and the environment.

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Any queries in relation to this document should be directed to your local area planning office.
A Summary of Consultation Responses (Opens PDF document in a new browser window 109 KB) detailing the main issues emerging from the public consultation has also been produced and is available to download.
In the interest of protecting the environment, where possible, the use of electronic means to view both documents is encouraged. However, if you require a hard copy or wish to enquire about alternative formats, please contact the Planning Policy Team as follows:-
By telephone: (028) 9082 3486
By text phone: (028) 9054 0642
In writing: Department of Environment, Planning Policy Division, Causeway Exchange, 1-7 Bedford Street, BELFAST, BT2 7EG
E-mail: planning.policy@doeni.gov.uk
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