Joint planning policy work
We work with neighbouring councils on some joint and cross boundary policy issues and plans.
The Localism Act 2011 introduced a 'Duty to Cooperate'. This makes sure that we have regard to strategic and cross-boundary issues.
Planning Policy Team
Past work has included the development of policies:
Joint working with neighbouring authorities has helped to gather evidence to support policies in the the Local Plan.
Past work includes:
Sometimes councils come together to work on a particular topic. An example of this is Joint Retail Study.
For further information please contact us.