The first stage in preparing the replacement plan is to review the existing information from the evidence base and then gather further evidence where necessary. This is to ensure that the development plan is based on real evidence so that the plan will be deemed to be 'sound'. They include plans and proposals by other organisations. These Background Papers will be updated and added to throughout the preparation of the Plan.
Background Papers A-F
Background Papers G-L
Background Papers M-R
Background Papers S-Z
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Supplementary Planning Guidance (LDP2)
Guidance notes, briefs and other supplementary guidance act as stepping stones between the policies of the National Park and planning applications.
Community Council Workshops
Community and Town Councils can provide a central source of information for their local communities, help to raise awareness of the LDP process and ar...
The Delivery Agreement is a public statement that contains a Timetable for preparing a Revision of a Local Development Plan setting out how and when s...
Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report
The Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report sets out the sustainability appraisal issues and objectives/criteria against which the Replacement Local D...
LDP Review Report
The Review Report sets out where changes are required, what needs to change and why, based on evidence.