Adopted Core Strategy

Core Strategy Development Plan Document - The Way Forward (2011 - 2026)


From East to West Making Rossendale the Best

The Rossendale Core Strategy Development Plan Document was adopted on 8 November 2011 and sets out our policies on development and land use.

The documents can be downloaded using the links below.

Core Strategy

Proposal Map

Saved Policies


Related documents


Withdrawal of Lives and Landscapes (Local Plan Part 2)

On 24th February 2016 we took the decision to withdraw the Site Allocations and Development Management Policies Plan Document (also known as the Local Plan Part 2). This means that we will not be progressing this document.  The formal Withdrawal Notice can be viewed here.