The Theatres Trust

Welsh theatres to benefit from enhanced Theatres Trust planning role

22nd March 2016

The Theatres Trust welcomes the Welsh Government’s decision to give us a greater role in protecting theatre buildings in Wales through the planning system.

Theatres are important cultural and social assets that contribute to wellbeing of our lives and the vitality of town centres and as the pressures from development grow there is an increasing need for planning advice to provide better support and protection.

The Town and Country Planning (Development Management Procedure) (Wales) (Amendment) Order 2016 came into force on 16 March 2016. It expands the range of developments requiring planning permission on which local planning authorities now need to consult the Theatres Trust.

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