In 2009, the Town and Country Planning Association working with the Canal & River Trust (as British Waterways) published ’A Policy Advice Note: Inland Waterways - Unlocking the Potential and Securing the Future of Inland Waterways through the Planning System’.
This document includes a ‘development management and control checklist for waterside developments’. The aim of the checklist is to provide a tool to assist Local Planning Authorities in assessing how a proposed development may affect an inland waterway. The checklist can help to identify those matters which require careful analysis, informed by the views of the relevant navigation authority.
Last date edited: 22 July 2015