Development Management DPD

Lancaster City Council adopted the Development Management Development Plan Document (DPD) on 17th December 2014. This sets out a series of generic planning policies which will be used by us to determine planning applications, the DPD contains policies relating to economic, environmental and social matters. This document now forms a key part of the new Local Plan for Lancaster District 2011 – 2031. 

Review of the Development Management DPD - Next Steps

The review of the Development Management DPD was submitted to the Secretary of State for independent examination on 15 May 2018.  For more information visit LOCAL PLAN EXAMINATION.