Character Statements

These Character Statements are used by officers within their overall determination of planning applications and they can be supportive of arguments made in application responses.  Whether they continue to have relevance within the context of the new NPPF remains to be seen. 
Feeling like an MI5 operative I went a-hunting down the plain old character statements BHCC produced and used to call character statements….what a journey.  They hide them under LDF ‘background studies’ as urban characterisation statements….(!) 
Non-conservation general Character Statements
Conservation Area Character Statements