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The Allerdale Local Plan 2014 (Part 1) - Strategic and Development Management Policies

The Local Plan (Part 1) forms a key element of the development plan for the area of Allerdale outside the Lake District National Park. It sets out the strategic and development management policies that will guide development up to 2029. It also includes alterations to the Proposals Map.  Allerdale Local Plan (Part 1) replaces most of the policies in the Allerdale Local Plan 1999. Work on the site allocations development plan document which will form the Allerdale Local Plan (Part 2) is ongoing.

The plan was drawn up after extensive consultation and evidence gathering.

You can read the Local Plan (Part 1) using the viewer below.

Allerdale Borough Council's Local Plan (Part 1)

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Download Allerdale Borough Council's Local Plan (Part 1)

    When was the Local Plan adopted?

    Allerdale Borough Council formally adopted the Allerdale Local Plan (Part 1) on 16 July 2014.

    This followed receipt of the Inspector's Report concluding that the Local Plan is legally compliant and sound subject to the Inspector’s recommended modifications. These modifications are now included in the Local Plan.

    Download the Inspector's Report

    Download the recommended modifications report

    Local Plan Adoption Statement

    Local Plan Sustainability Appraisal Post Adoption Statement

    The Allerdale Local Plan 1999

    Policies from the Allerdale Local Plan 1999 and Local Plan First Alteration 2006 which have been 'saved' are listed in appendix 9 of the adopted Allerdale Local Plan (Part 1). Further information on the Allerdale Local Plan 1999 and Local Plan First Alteration 2006 is available on the Allerdale Local Plan 1999 page.

    Supplementary documents

    We have produced a number of supplementary documents which add more detail to the policies in the Local Plan (Part 1). These are: