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Local planning policy

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The Local Plan icon

The Local Plan

Read the documents that make up the Local Plan.


Allocations Plan - developments sites icon

Allocations Plan - developments sites

Details of sites and areas of the borough we plan on using to develop or build on.


Neighbourhood plans icon

Neighbourhood plans

Neighbourhood plans are created by local people and outline their vision for where they live.


Planning briefs and guidance documents - advice for developers icon

Planning briefs and guidance documents - advice for developers

A set of guidance documents, including SPDs, for developers to use to help submit planning applications.


Evidence base - evidence used to make local planning policies icon

Evidence base - evidence used to make local planning policies

A collection of studies and background research which helped us to create the Local Plan and other planning policies.


Simplified Planning Zones - areas which already have planning permission icon

Simplified Planning Zones - areas which already have planning permission

View areas of the borough where you might not need to apply for planning permission.


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Local Development Scheme - timeline for the Local Plan icon

Local Development Scheme - timeline for the Local Plan

View the timetable for the production of the Local Plan documents.


Statement of Community Involvement - how to get involved icon

Statement of Community Involvement - how to get involved

Our plans to involve you in planning decisions.


Annual Monitoring Report - reviewing our Local Plan icon

Annual Monitoring Report - reviewing our Local Plan

View recent and archived reviews of our Local Plan.


Government planning policies and guidance icon

Government planning policies and guidance

The government's planning policies and practice guidelines for England.


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