The Mayor of London has a significant strategic role in planning – setting the London Plan and making a final decision on large-scale developments. The Planning Committee’s role is to scrutinise the detail of the London Plan and the Mayor’s use of planning powers.
Did you know?
- There will be 10 million Londoners by 2036
- 600 applications for tall buildings have been referred to the Mayor since 2008
- Redeveloping 950 hectares of industrial land in Old Oak Common could create 24,000 homes and 55,000 jobs