Planning Application Statistics

Jason Dugdale made this Freedom of Information request to Manchester City Council

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Dear Manchester City Council,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, I would be pleased if you would confirm the following information for the past 3 ½ years (2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018) relating to planning applications (broken down into each individual year): -

Number of Major Planning Applications Received
Number of Major Planning Application Determined
Number of Major Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice issued within 13 weeks
Number of Major Planning Applications refused planning permission
Number of extensions of time agreed

Number of Minor Planning Applications Received
Number of Minor Planning Application Determined
Number of Minor Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice issued within 8 weeks
Number of Minor Planning Applications refused planning permission
Number of extensions of time agreed

Number of Householder Planning Applications Received
Number of Householder Planning Application Determined
Number of Householder Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice issued within 8 weeks
Number of extensions of time agreed

Yours faithfully,

Wiplow Ltd.

Information Compliance, Manchester City Council

Dear Mr Dugdale
Re: Request for Information - Reference No: GAN/AZFBW8
Thank you for your request for information received by Manchester City
Council on 4th June 2018.
Please note that it may take up to 20 working days (2nd July 2018) for the
Council to consider your request and to provide a formal response.   
If this timescale needs to be extended to consider an exemption you will
be notified and kept informed. 
If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact me. 
Yours sincerely
Cath Cryer
Democratic Services
PO Box 532
Town Hall
Manchester
M60 2LA
Email:  [1][Manchester City Council request email]
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Julie Roscoe, Manchester City Council

Dear Mr Dugdale,

Thank you for your recent request for information received by Manchester
City Council on 4 June 2018. Your request has been considered under the
Environmental Information Regulations 2004 due to the subject matter.

You have requested information relating to planning applications received
and determined in the period 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

I can confirm the City Council holds information relevant to your request
as set out below: 

Number of Major Planning Applications Received (2015 - 179, 2016 - 183,
2017 - 184, 2018 - 77)
Number of Major Planning Application Determined  (2015 - 167, 2016 - 171,
2017 - 165, 2018 - 85) 
Number of Major Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice
issued within 13 weeks  (2015 - 115, 2016 - 96, 2017 - 100, 2018 - 46) 
Number of Major Planning Applications refused planning permission (2015 -
6, 2016 - 7, 2017 - 9, 2018 - 5) 
Number of extensions of time agreed  (2015 - 32, 2016 - 44, 2017 - 42,
2018 - 33) 

Number of Minor Planning Applications Received  (2015 - 922, 2016 - 941,
2017 - 1009, 2018 - 488) 
Number of Minor Planning Application Determined  (2015 - 909, 2016 - 899,
2017 - 968, 2018 - 513) 
Number of Minor Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice
issued within 8 weeks (2015 - 655, 2016 - 596, 2017 - 643, 2018 - 302) 
Number of Minor Planning Applications refused planning permission (2015 -
102, 2016 - 120, 2017 - 93, 2018 - 38) 
Number of extensions of time agreed  (2015 - 91, 2016 - 99, 2017 - 199,
2018 - 154) 

Number of Householder Planning Applications Received  (2015 - 638, 2016 -
765, 2017 - 867, 2018 - 466) 
Number of Householder Planning Application Determined  (2015 - 636, 2016 -
739, 2017 - 848, 2018 - 426) 
Number of Householder Planning Applications Determined and Decision Notice
issued within 8 weeks (2015 - 497, 2016 - 556, 2017 - 630, 2018 - 302) 
Number of extensions of time agreed  (2015 - 35, 2016 - 49, 2017 - 123,
2018 - 74) 
Please note if you are not satisfied with this response you may ask for an
internal review. If you wish an internal review to be undertaken you
should contact the Democratic Services Legal Team, whose address is, PO
Box 532, Town Hall, Manchester, M60 2LA,
email: [1][Manchester City Council request email] in the first instance.

A copy of the Council’s access to information complaints procedure can be
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If you do not have internet access and require a paper copy, please let me
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If you remain unhappy following a review you can contact
the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioner's Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

Tel: 01625 545700

Fax: 01625 524510

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If you have any queries about this letter please contact me in writing.
Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Yours sincerely
Julie Roscoe
Head of Planning, Building Control and Licensing,
Growth and Neighbourhoods
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Tel 0161 234 4552
internal 800 34552
Fax 0161 234 4508
E-mail: [4][email address]
Postal address: Manchester City Council, P.O.Box 532, Town Hall,
Manchester,M60 2LA
Location address: Town Hall Extension, Level 6. 

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