Consultation Responses


The One Planet Council is committed to responding to consultations on policy which concern One Planet Development. Here are some of our responses:

Response to the ‘Rethinking Food in Wales’ Consultation for the Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee (September 2017).

Response to the Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee’s Inquiry into the Future of Agricultural and Rural Development Policies in Wales (November 2016).

Environmental sustainability standards discussion paper (February 2015). Relevant to the Well-Being of Future Generations Act and the discussion about peri-urban, or edge-of-settlement One Planet Developments.

Response to the public consultation on the Well-being of Future Generations Bill (September 2014)

Inquiry on sustainable land management – Responses from Paul Wimbush and David Thorpe, OPC members, to the inquiry on sustainable land management, for the Welsh Government’s Environment & Sustainability Committee (February 2014).

Positive Planning – Response to consultation on proposals to reform the planning system in Wales(February 2014) This requires changes to primary legislation, secondary legislation, and policy and guidance.

Environment Bill white paper (January 2014) The Welsh Government called for responses to their proposed Environment Bill – Towards the Sustainable Management of Wales’ Natural Resources. This response makes the case for One Planet Development being a central part of the bill.