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Local Development Plan

List of Policies

NationalPark Purposes and Duty

Policy 1 National Park Purposes and Duty (Strategy Policy)

Spatial Strategy

Policy 2 Tenby Local Service and Tourism Centre (Tier 2) (Strategy Policy)

Policy 3 Newport Local Centre (Tier 3) (Strategy Policy)

Policy 4 Saundersfoot Local Centre (Tier 3) (Strategy Policy)

Policy 5 St Davids Local Centre (Tier 3) (Strategy Policy)

Policy 6 Rural Centres (Tier 4) (Strategy Policy)

Policy 7 Countryside (Tier 5) (Strategy Policy)

A. Special Qualities

Policy 8 Special Qualities (Strategy Policy)

Policy 9 Light Pollution

Policy 10 Local Sites of Nature Conservation or Geological Interest

Policy 11 Protection of Biodiversity

Policy 12 Welsh Language

Policy 13 Historic Landscapes Parks and Gardens

Policy 14 Protection of Buildings of Local Importance

Policy 15 Conservation of the Pembrokeshire Coast National Park

Policy 16 Open Space and Green Wedges

Policy 17 Shore Based Facilities

Policy 18 Porthgain, Saundersfoot, Solva and Tenby Harbours

B. Major Development, the Potential for Growth

Policy 19 Hazardous Installations

Policy 20 Scale of Growth

Policy 21 Minerals Safeguarding

Policy 22 Buffer Zones

Policy 23 Borrow Pits

Policy 24 Local Building Stone

Policy 25 Recycled, Secondary and Waste Materials

Policy 26 Inactive Mineral Sites

Policy 27 Local Waste Management Facilities

Policy 28 Composting

C. Climate Change, Sustainable Design, Flooding, Sustainable Energy

Policy 29 Sustainable Design (Strategy Policy)

Policy 30 Amenity

Policy 31 Minimising Waste

Policy 32 Surface Water Drainage

Policy 33 Renewable Energy

Policy 34 Flooding and Coastal Inundation

D. Visitor Economy, Employment

Policy 35 Visitor Economy (Strategy Policy)

Policy 36 Loss of Hotels and Guest Houses

Policy 37 Self-Catering Development

Policy 38 Camping, Touring Caravans, Statics and Chalet Sites

Policy 39 Upgrading Statics, Touring Sites and Tent Pitches

Policy 40 Site Facilities on Tent, Chalet and Caravan Sites

Policy 41 Change of Use from Tent Pitches to Touring Caravan Pitches

Policy 42 Employment Sites and Live/Work Units (Strategy Policy)

Policy 43 Protection of Employment Sites and Buildings

E. Affordable Housing and Housing

Policy 44 Housing (Strategy Policy)

Policy 45 Affordable Housing

Policy 46 Gypsy Sites

Policy 47 Low Impact Development

F. Community Facilities, Retailing, Transport

Policy 48 Community Facilities and Infrastructure Requirements (Strategy Policy)

Policy 49 Retail in the National Park (Strategy Policy)

Policy 50 Town and District Shopping Centres

Policy 51 Garden Centres

Policy 52 Sustainable Transport (Strategy Policy)

Policy 53 Impacts of Traffic

Policy 54 Cycleways

Policy 55 Powerlines and Pipelines

Policy 56 Telecommunications

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