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The South Downs National Park Authority is the statutory planning authority for the National Park area. We are the 8th largest planning authority in the country in terms of the number of planning applications we receive each year and also one of the largest in terms of the geographical area we cover.

For applications submitted on or after 1 November the SDNPA will be publishing all viability assessments that we receive. This is in accordance with national guidance and to ensure that viability matters are dealt with in an open and transparent manner. If you have any questions about this please call 01730 814810.