Issue details

Local Development Scheme (LDS) 2012 Revision

The approval of a revision to the Council’s Local Development Scheme to take account of a newly proposed additional Development Plan Document (DPD) which will set out the Council’s Planning Enforcement Policy.

Decision type: Key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Decision due: March 2012 by Executive

Lead member: Executive Councillor (Regeneration)

Lead director: Corporate Director (Place) and Deputy Chief Executive

Department: Services to Place

Contact: Richard Wood, Services to Place Email: Tel: 0161 474 4386.

Consultation process

The LDF Working Party has been briefed on the need for the additional DPD and the intention to revise the LDS accordingly.  There is cross-party support for this matter; indeed, all political groups represented on the LDF Working Party agreed that they would not seek scrutiny review of the Executive decision.


There will be substantial consultation on the DPD itself at various stages in its preparation, in line with the Council’s adopted Statement of Community Involvement.

Forward Plan Reference: RGN194

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: EqIA / EIA are not required for the LDS but are required for the documents for which it sets out the timetable.

Relevant Scrutiny Committee for the purpose of call-in: Environment & Economy


Agenda items


  • Report of the Corporate Director