What is the Local Plan?
The Local Plan will shape the future of Sefton for years to come. It will set out how new development will be managed in the period from 2015 to 2030, it encourages sustainable development and economic growth and it gives current and future generations more opportunities to live and work in Sefton’s outstanding environment.
What is the next stage?
- We are currently working on our Local Plan Publication draft.
- The Publication Draft version of the Local Plan is due to be reported to the Overview and Scrutiny Committee on 9 December, Planning Committee on 12 January and Cabinet on 15 January 2015. Council will be asked to approve the Plan for publication on 22 January. The 8 week publication period is due to start late January.
- Further information can be found in the Local Development Scheme
- A Waste Local Plan for Merseyside was adopted in July 2013. This forms part of Sefton’s development plan.