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Northern Ireland Environment Minister Alex Attwood should introduce planning guidelines for the design and construction of tall buildings, according to the RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors NI).

RICS spokespeople have claimed urban density achieved through taller buildings is essential to reduce the province’s carbon footprint.

RICS director Ben Collins, said: “There is still the need to have appropriate planning guidelines in place for now and in the future.”

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