Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Adoption

The Richmondshire Local Plan 2012 – 2028: Core Strategy (the Core Strategy) was adopted by Richmondshire District Council on (9 December 2014). The Core Strategy provides the strategic development policies for that part of the district outside of the Yorkshire Dales National Park. The Core Strategy was examined by an independent Inspector, with hearings held in February 2014. The Inspector’s report was received on 20 October 2014 and concluded that the Plan was ‘sound’, subject to a number of modifications. The modifications are listed in the Inspector’s report and the adopted Core Strategy incorporates the Inspector’s recommendations.

The adopted Core Strategy, Adoption Statement, Sustainability Appraisal and the Planning Inspectors report can be downloaded from the following links:

Richmondshire Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Adopted 9 December 2014

Richmondshire Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Adoption Statement

Richmondshire Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Sustainability Appraisal Note

Richmondshire Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Sustainability Appraisal

Richmondshire Local Plan 2012-2028: Core Strategy Sustainability Appraisal Addendum

Inspector's Final Report October 2014

Inspector's Final Report October 2014 Appendix

Report Addendum, revised Figure 8

Report Addendum, revised Figure 14

Report Addendum, revised Figure 15

Report Addendum, revised Figure 16

Any person who is aggrieved by the adoption of the Core Strategy may make an application to the High Court under Section 113 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 on the grounds that the document is not within the appropriate power and/or a procedural requirement has not been complied with. Any application to the High Court must be made and recorded as received not later than 27 January 2015.

Paper Copies of the adopted Local Plan Core Strategy; the Inspector’s report and the Sustainability Appraisal are available for inspection at the District Council’s main office at Mercury House, Station Rd, Richmond. The adopted Core Strategy and the Inspector’s report can be viewed at the community offices in Colburn, Leyburn, Hawes and Reeth; Catterick Hive and libraries at Richmond, Catterick Garrison, Colburn and Leyburn when open (see adoption statement for current times).

 

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