Planning can be a hard subject to work
out if you do not know the language associated with it.
To help you understand the common terms
used the Planning Portal has
put together a
Glossary to help guide you through the planning process.
It is a summary of around 500 phrases relating to land use and
planning matters ranging from new development and regeneration to
conservation and environmental protection.
For further information please visit
Glossary section on
the Planning Portal