Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, could I please request answers to the following questions:
1) How many planning applications has your authority received for developments in areas identified by the Environmen t Agency as Flood Risk Areas (under ss13 and 14 of the 2009 Flood Risk Regulations) in each of the financial years 2007-8, 2008-9, 2009-10, 2010 -11, and 2011-2 (up to the date of this request)?
2) How many of these applications were successful in each of the financial years?
3) How many are still pending, under appeal or “called in”?
4) Please give as much detail as possible about each application made to your authority in the financial years 2010-11 an d 2011-12, including the identity of the applicant, the nature of the development, the number of houses and other buildings, the location, if possible the level of the flood risk, and the outcome of the application.
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