[61Z Wales: requirement to carry out pre-application consultation]
[61Z Wales: requirement to carry out pre-application consultation]

[(1)     This section applies where—

(a)     a person (the “applicant”) proposes to make an application for planning permission for the development of land within the area of a local planning authority in Wales, and

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

(2)     The applicant must carry out consultation on the proposed application in accordance with subsections (3) and (4).

(3)     The applicant must publicise the proposed application in such manner as the applicant reasonably considers likely to bring it to the attention of a majority of the persons who own or occupy premises in the vicinity of the land.