Proposed reforms to permitted development rights to support the deployment of 5G and extend mobile coverage
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport are consulting on the principle of amending permitted development rights to grant planning permission for mobile infrastructure to support deployment of 5G and extend mobile coverage, and the circumstances in which it would be appropriate. The consultation paper is at the link below. The consultation closes on 4 November 2019.
This consultation is open to everyone. The MHCLG are keen to hear from a wide range of interested parties from across the public and private sectors, as well as from the general public.