Local Plan Examination

In accordance with regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (As Amended) Lancaster City Council submitted the Strategic Policies and Land Allocation Development Plan Document (DPD) and the Development Management DPD to the Secretary of State (Planning Inspectorate) on 15 May 2018 for examination.

The Inspector

Richard McCoy, Bsc MSc Dip TP MRTPI IHBC has been appointed to conduct the examination to determine whether our Local Plan is sound

The Programme Officer

Yvonne Parker is the programme officer for this examination and she is an independent officer working under the direction of the inspector. For all matters concerning the examination please contact Yvonne in the first instance:

  • Email: posltd@virginmedia.com
  • Telephone: 01282 450522
  • Mobile: 0781 333 4305 (when the Examination is taking place)
  • Post: Programme Officer, 2 Priory Court, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 3RH
Examination Hearings

Please see update in Examination News section below.

Venue for the Examination Hearings

Examination Hearings will take place either at Morecambe Town Hall or Lancaster Town Hall. Further details will be posted in due course.

Examination News

Yvonne, the Programme Officer will place all up to date information on the Examination News page as it becomes available. Please check this page (below) on a regular basis to stay informed.

Last updated: 14 January 2019