Development Plans

Click  HERE  for very a useful summary by our Planning Convener (updated 27/11/16) setting out the wider Development Planning scene. And HERE is our letter to the Housing Minister expressing concern that ‘planning by appeal’ seems to be overtaking the formal democratic mechanisms of development plans and HERE is his response following the rejection of the ‘Cammo’ appeal on the grounds of prematurity.

There are three levels of planning: National, Regional (Strategic) and Local. You can click on the preceding red words or on the right side-bar to get to the pages on each of these. The Local Plan is the most significant for determining planning decisions.

HERE is a useful glossary of planning terms and abbreviations taken from the MIR for the coming regional plan SDP2.