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Planning performance statistics: 2018-2019 midyear

Published: 29 Jan 2019

Latest statistics on planning decision-making and timescales for April to September 2018 (quarters one and two), as well as historic data going back to quarter one of 2014-2015.

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Planning performance statistics: 2018-2019 midyear
10. Legacy Cases

10. Legacy Cases

There were five legacy cases decided in the first six months of 2018/19, one in quarter one and four in quarter two.

Tables 4 to 9 show the legacy cases decided in quarters one and two of 2018/19 by planning authority and development type. In quarter one no legacy applications without processing agreements were concluded.

Quarter 1, 2018/19

Decided legacy applications with processing agreements, by planning authority and development type

Table 4

Local Authority Number of Legacy Cases % meeting agreed timescales
East Ayrshire 1 100.0
Total 1 100.0

Table 5

Development Type Number of Legacy Cases % meeting agreed timescales
Electricity Generation - Local 1 100.0
Total 1 100.0

Quarter 2, 2018/19

Decided legacy applications without processing agreements, by planning authority and development type

Table 6

Local Authority Number of Legacy Cases Average Decision Time (weeks)
West Lothian1 2 163.6
Total 2 163.6

Table 7

Development Type Number of Legacy Cases Average Decision Time (weeks)
Housing - Major1 1 122.4
Housing - Local1 1 204.9
Total 2 163.6

1. These legacy cases had time removed from the decision time calculation where delays were caused by the applicant or external consultees outwith the planning authority’s control.

Decided legacy applications with processing agreements, by planning authority and development type

Table 8

Local Authority Number of Legacy Cases % meeting agreed timescales
City of Edinburgh 1 100.0
South Ayrshire 1 100.0
Total 2 100.0

Table 9

Development Type Number of Legacy Cases % meeting agreed timescales
Housing - Major 1 100.0
Housing - Local 1 100.0
Total 2 100.0

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