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Friday

10 May 2024

Infrastructure

Transforming Planning with Dr Fiona Simpson, Chief Planner, The Scottish Government

8:00am
Port of Nigg

Invite Only

At this invite only round table, Dr Fiona Simpson, Chief Planner, The Scottish Government will join members to discussion the transformation of planning in Scotland.

Key areas of discussion will include a place based approach to planning & infrastructure with members across sectors being able to share their views directly with Fiona and her team on:

1. Investing in Planning – a consultation on resourcing Scotland’s planning system | Transforming Planning
2. Masterplan Consent Areas Masterplan Consent Areas – draft regulations: consultation – gov.scot (www.gov.scot)
3. Amendments to NPF4 & LDP

Coach travel will be provided by Inverness and Cromarty Firth Green Freeport for members wishing to travel together from a central location (TBC) in Inverness. This will allow participation in the show rounds of Port of Cromarty Firth and Port of Nigg.

Members wishing to travel individually for the round table meeting only will be able to do so, with parking available at the Port of Nigg.