Roles & Responsibilities
The responsibility for the delivery of the majority of planning functions transferred from the Department to local government on 1 April 2015.
From this date Lisburn & Castlereagh City Council (LCCC) has been responsible for:
- Taking forward work associated with the drawing up its own local development plan
- Making the majority of planning decisions in respect of applications within the Council area
- Investigating alleged breached of planning control and determining what enforcement action (if any) should be taken