Planning policy consultations

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Local Plan 2011-2031

Publication Stage

Lancaster City Council published its Strategic Policies and Land Allocations Development Plan Document (DPD) and Development Management DPD.  The period for making representations closed at 5pm on Friday 6 April 2018.  More details....

Arnside & Silverdale AONB DPD Submission Stage

On Wednesday 28 February 2018, jointly with South Lakeland District Council, we submitted the Arnside & Silverdale AONB DPD to the Secretary of State (Planning Inspectorate) for Examination.  The Notice of Examination Hearings, Latest News and Submission and Examination documents can be found here.

Closed Consultations


Details - Next Steps

Statement of Community Involvement This consultation has now closed and consultation responses will be considered before the updated document is published.
Employment and Skills Plans SPD

Consultation responses are currently being considered.

These plans seek to encourage and deliver more training opportunities and apprenticeships for local people through new development.

Lancaster Open Space Study

Comments will be reviewed by Knight, Kavanagh & Page and used to  inform an assessment of green space provision across the Lancaster District. The Open Space Study will examine the quality, distribution and role of green spaces and will replace 'PPG17 Study Open Space, Sport and Recreation Facilities'. This will provide a key evidence base to inform future strategic planning and decision-making processes for green space.

Strategic Housing & Employment Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA) Methodology Consultation Comments have been reviewed and the Methodology updated.  The Interim Strategic Housing & Employment Land Availability Assessment (SHELAA) was published on the website February 2018.  Both documents can be found here

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Last updated: 09 May 2018