Local development plan: Dumfries and Galloway

Documentation related to the development plan for Dumfries and Galloway.


Local development plans set out the long term vision for change to the local authority areas that they cover. There are several formal stages to preparing the plan, during which the Scottish Government will issue official correspondence to the planning authority.

The documents held for the Dumfries and Galloway local development plan are:

  • 09 June 2022 - Dumfries and Galloway Council - Supplementary Guidance - Langholm Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan

  • 12 October 2021 - notice of intention to adopt supplementary guidance - Sustainability - Reducing Carbon Emissions in Buildings

  • 15 July 2021 - Notice of intention to adopt supplementary guidance - Annan Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan 

  • 27 April 2021 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Mineral Resources

  • 6 February 2019 – Letter regarding adoption of supplementary guidance – Stranraer Management Plan

  • 26 April 2018 – Comments on Dumfries and Galloway Proposed Local Development Plan

  • 31 May 2016 - Letter directing modification of Supplementary Guidance - Developer Contributions
  • 29 March 2016 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Crichton Conservation Area Character Appraisal
  • 22 January 2016 - Letter directing modification of Supplementary Guidance - Mineral Resources
  • 09 October 2015 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Trees and Development
  • 17 September 2015 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Alterations and Extensions to Houses
  • 18 September 2014 - Letter regarding adoption of Local Development Plan

More information

There are a number of publications and legislation that underpin the development planning process:

09 June 2022 - Dumfries and Galloway Council - Supplementary Guidance - Langholm Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan

Notice of intention to adopt supplementary guidance - Sustainability - Reducing Carbon Emissions in Buildings - 12 October 2021

15 July 2021 - Notice of intention to adopt supplementary guidance - Annan Conservation Area Character Appraisal and Management Plan

27 April 2021 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Mineral Resources

6 February 2019 – Letter regarding adoption of supplementary guidance – Stranraer Management Plan

26 April 2018 – Comments on Dumfries and Galloway Proposed Local Development Plan

31 May 2016 - Letter directing modification of Supplementary Guidance - Developer Contributions.pdf

29 March 2016 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Crichton Conservation Area Character Appraisal.pdf

22 January 2016 - Letter directing modification of Supplementary Guidance - Mineral Resources.pdf

09 October 2015 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Trees and Development.pdf

17 September 2015 - Letter regarding adoption of Supplementary Guidance - Alterations and Extensions to Houses.pdf

18 September 2014 - Letter regarding adoption of Local Development Plan.pdf

Contact

Email: developmentplans@gov.scot

Telephone:

Carrie Thomson: 0131 244 7259

Robin Campbell: 0131 244 0626

Jane Tennant: 0131 244 8249

Post:

Area 2-H (South)
Planning and Architecture Division
The Scottish Government
Victoria Quay
Edinburgh
EH6 6QQ

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