SDA Architecture | Green Belt Approvals Quadruple from 2008 – 2015

Recent study from Glenigan has announced that Green Belt approvals have quadrupled since 2008. 2008, data indicated 2,258 approvals had been given the green light by local authorities around the UK, the most recent study taken now indicates that in 2014-2015 nearly 12,000 applications have been approved, which on first glance this could be alarming but with recent changes to National Planning Policy Frameworks (NPPF), this can mean more applications are being submitted for homes of exceptional quality that are raise the level of architecture in the rural areas throughout the UK.