The Town and Country Planning (General Permitted Development) (England) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2020 — 30 Sep 2020 at 18:40

The majority of MPs voted to allow adding additional stories to existing homes, or creating new homes on top of existing buildings without planning permission.

The motion rejected by a majority of MPs in this vote was:

The order in question provided the extension of permitted development rights to allow:

  • * existing houses to be extended to provide more living space by constructing additional storeys without planning permission.
  • * the construction of additional storeys on free standing blocks and on buildings in a terrace that are houses or in certain commercial uses, and in mixed uses with an element of housing, to create additional self-contained homes

The law had come into force on 31st August 2020.

Debate in Parliament |

Party Summary

Votes by party, red entries are votes against the majority for that party.

What is Tell? '+1 tell' means that in addition one member of that party was a teller for that division lobby.

What are Boths? An MP can vote both aye and no in the same division. The boths page explains this.

What is Turnout? This is measured against the total membership of the party at the time of the vote.

PartyMajority (No)Minority (Aye)BothTurnout
Alliance0 10100.0%
Con328 (+2 tell) 0090.7%
DUP0 1012.5%
Green0 10100.0%
Independent0 1033.3%
Lab0 191 (+2 tell)096.0%
LDem0 110100.0%
Total:328 206091.3%

Rebel Voters - sorted by party

MPs for which their vote in this division differed from the majority vote of their party. You can see all votes in this division, or every eligible MP who could have voted in this division

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