Making Spaces for Growing Places
MSGP was adopted on the 1 February 2021.
MSGP forms Part 3 of our Local Plan following the adoption of the which forms parts 1 and 2. MSGP sets out:
detailed policies to both assist applicants, and inform decisions made on planning applications
allocations of land for particular types of development
designations of land on the basis of its use or quality, including conservation areas, retail centres and local wildlife sites, for example
areas where there may be limitations on development.
The policies and allocated sites set out in MSGP will support the implementation of strategic priorities set out in the Core Strategy and Urban Core Plan. MSGP supersedes the remaining saved policies from the Unitary Development Plan.
For information about the MSGP Examination, please visit our MSGP examination page.
Local List update
The Local List is set out in Appendix 8 of MSGP - more recently the Local List has been updated following extensive public consultation, and subsequently approved by Cabinet on 24 January 2023. View the updated Local List.
Spatial Planning and Housing Strategy
Development and Enterprise
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