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Canal & River Trust’s E-Planning Toolkit

The planning system has a vital role to play in:

  • Unlocking the inland waterway network’s economic, social and environmental value
  • Protecting the network of canals, rivers, and docks from inappropriate development
  • Protecting and enhancing the natural and historic waterway environment
  • Improving the health and performance of the waterway corridors and their adjoining communities
  • Securing the long-term sustainability of the network

CRT’s toolkit includes:

  • About CRT and the planning system
  • Planning consultations
  • CRT’s statutory consultee role
  • Planning policy
  • Permission in principle
  • Making sure communities benefit from our waterways
  • Creating successful waterside places
  • Planning and waterway jargon busters