The South Lakeland Local Plan sets out the long term vision, objectives and policies for the development of the district outside the National Parks.
The Westmorland and Furness Local Plan, once adopted, will supersede the existing local plans of the four legacy authorities.
Interactive map showing areas covered by policies, designations and allocations identified in our adopted development plan documents.
How our Local Plan takes into account the climate emergency and the role new development plays in mitigating and adapting to climate change.
The wide range of evidence, data, studies and information that the local plan is based on.
Development briefs provide planning guidance on how specific larger, complex or sensitive sites should be developed.
Privacy notice and use of data for SLDC Development Strategy Services.
Our register of brownfield land within the district (excluding land within national parks), how we have prepared the register and what is included in it.
Our timetable for preparing documents to be included in the Local Plan.
Report on Developer Agreements, and how CIL is generated and used to support infrastructure needs arising from new development.
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