Emerging Local Plan

Local Plan Submission Documents

Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 and Regulation 22 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations

In accordance with the Regulations, Rossendale Borough Council submitted the Rossendale Local Plan 2019-2034 to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government for examination on 25 March 2019.

The Local Plan will cover the Borough of Rossendale and provide the statutory planning framework to 2034. It contains an overall strategy for development and policies on the scale and distribution of development across the Borough. It will allocate sites needed to accomodate new development and areas to be protected or enhanced. It sets out policies on how planning applications will be determined.

 

A Programme Officer has been appointed who is independent, and who works directly on behalf of the Inspector to organise administrative and procedural matters. His details are:

Mr Tony Blackburn

tonyblackburn@rossendalebc.gov.uk

01254 260286

 

Statement of Fact

List of Submission Documents

 

Submission Documents

Core Submission Documents

Previous Consultation Documents

 

Evidence Base

Strategy

Housing

Gypsies and Travellers

Economy and Employment Evidence Base

Viability

Green Belt

Natural Environment

Flood Risk

Built Environment

Retail, Town Centre and Leisure

Transport

Open Space, Sport and Recreation

Monitoring

 

Supporting Documents

Local

Rossendale Saved Local Plan

Rossendale Saved Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) and other planning guidance

Rossendale Borough Council's Strategies

Regional

National

 

Further details of the Examination will be published on the Council's website as appropriate.