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Local Development Plan 2

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The Local Development Plan sets out policies and proposals for the use, development and protection of land within East Renfrewshire. The Plan sets out a local interpretation of the requirements of national and strategic policy. In addition, the Plan takes into account social, environmental and economic issues such as housing need, employment, health etc. The Plan comprises a written statement detailing a spatial strategy, including policies and proposals together with a Proposals Map. The current Plan was Adopted on 25 June 2015.

Main Issues Report 

The 10 week consultation on our pdf icon Main Issues Report [3Mb] (MIR) closed on the 8th February 2017. Thank you for everyone who submitted comments. A summary of the representations received is set out in the pdf icon Main Issues Report and Representations and Engagement [2Mb] document.

The MIR is the first stage in in preparing a new Local Development Plan for the area. This is an important plan that will shape development in the area for years to come. LDP1 was adopted in June 2015 and will eventually be replaced by this new Plan ("LDP2").

All comments received to the MIR will help to inform the next stage in the process, the 'Proposed Plan'. There will be a further opportunity to comment on the Proposed Plan in Winter 2018.

The full timetable and stages are set out in the pdf icon Development Plan Scheme [2Mb].

MIR Documents




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