​Gove’s Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill becomes law


Flagship legislation to overhaul planning receives Royal Assent

The Levelling Up and Regeneration Bill has become law.

The mammoth 534-page bill, designed to underpin the government’s levelling up agenda, received Royal Assent yesterday.

The legislation overhauls planning and plan-making, reforms developer contributions and enshrines the government’s “levelling up missions” in law.

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