Today DCLG released interim planning performance statistics. The measures are based on the speed of decisions (% of decisions within 13 weeks) and the quality of decisions (% overturned on appeal).
Among all district councils Northumberland comes out better than average on quality, and worse than average on speed.
|Measure||Speed (% decided in 13 weeks)||Quality (% overturned)|
|Average all districts||56%||2%|
|Rank||260 out of 330||116 out of 330|