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June 2023: consultation on first draft local plan

We have published our first draft local plan for consultation. The local plan sets out a vision, strategic objectives and development strategy for the borough, up to 2040, by allocating land for development and including policies for determining planning applications.

Consultation on the first draft local plan starts on 19 June 2023 and lasts until 14 August 2023.

For further information and to submit a comment to the consultation, please see our local plan page:

See the local plan