Coal Authority – Resources for English Local Planning Authorities

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Explanatory document for Local Authorities regarding developments in former coal field areas. The document includes Coal Authority advice, links to Coal Authority information and advice to developers regarding Coal Mining Risk Assessment compilation.

Version 5 2019 document took effect from 1 January 2019 and is valid  until the end of 2020.


2019 LPA Guidance v5 England Assessment chart for coalDownload
2019 LPA Guidance v5 EnglandDownload