West Cumbria Mining v Cumbria County Council
Jurisdiction: High Court of England and Wales
Principle law(s): National Planning Policy Framework
Side A: West Cumbria Mining (Corporation)
Side B: Cumbria County Council (Government)
On 11th March 2021, the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities, and Local Government exercised his powers to "call-in" the planning application for determination at the national level.
Related laws and policies
The National Planning Policy Framework sets out the Government's planning policies for England and how they should be applied in the context of local development plans and planning decisions. The purpose of the planning framework is to contribute to the achievement of sustainable development. One...