(2) if she will require the inclusion of a question on crime prevention measures in the new standard planning application form.
Consultation proposals for the standard planning application form were published in March 2005.
The form does not include a question on crime prevention measures. The form cannot be changed at this stage as some local planning authorities are using it before it becomes mandatory on 6 April 2008.
Local planning authorities should have regard to Planning Policy Statement 1: Sustainable Development which states that their policies should ensure that developments create safe environments where crime or fear of crime does not undermine quality of life.