PPS 17: Control of Outdoor Advertisements
In exercise of its responsibility for planning control (including advertisement control) in Northern Ireland the Department assesses development proposals against all planning policies and other material considerations that are relevant to it.
The planning policy of this Statement must therefore be read in conjunction with the relevant contents of the Department’s development plans and other planning policy publications, including the Regional Development Strategy. The Department will also have regard to the contents of published supplementary planning guidance documents.
The following policy sets out the main considerations the Department will take into account in assessing proposals for the display of outdoor advertisements that require the Department’s consent. The provisions of this policy will prevail unless there are other overriding policy or material considerations that outweigh it and justify a contrary decision.
The following policy is covered in this section: