[61W [England: requirement] to carry out pre-application consultation]
[61W [England: requirement] to carry out pre-application consultation]

[(1)     Where—

(a)     a person proposes to make an application for planning permission[, or permission in principle,] for the development of any land in England, and

(b)     the proposed development is of a description specified in a development order,

the person must carry out consultation on the proposed application in accordance with subsections (2) and (3).