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The 1998 Adopted Local Plan as amended and saved by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government in 2007, together with a number of non-statutory Supplementary Planning Documents form the current development framework for the Borough.
The Council began preparing a new Local Plan in June 2018. On 22 October 2019, the Council agreed to proceed with the Pre-submission Local Plan and Policies Map to a Regulation 19 public consultation. The associated documents of this meeting can be found on the Agendas and Minutes Library page under 'Council'.
The New Castle Point (Pre-submission) Local Plan and Policies Map went out for a public consultation from Monday 16 December 2019 to Friday 14 February 2020. For more information on the recent consultation please visit 2019 Local Plan Consultation.