National Planning Policy Framework updated to encourage creation of healthier food environments

02 October 2017

DCLG have updated the National Planning Policy Framework with advice on creating a healthier food environment to help reduce overweight and obesity in local communities.

Local planning authorities are encouraged to support access to a range of healthier food production and consumption choices and work with local public health colleagues.

A range of measures for consideration are set out, including limiting proliferation of certain use classes and provision of allotments.

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Leon Ballin
Sustainable Food Cities
07 917 230 121

Sustainable Food Cities is a partnership programme run by

Soil Association

Food Matters

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Sustainable Food Cities is funded by the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

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