Local development planning - regulations and guidance consultation: part C - local development planning - draft guidance

Part C of the local development planning - regulations and guidance consultation sets out: (1) the overall aims and expectations for new style LDPs; (2) the process of how to achieve a new style plans; (3) and detailed thematic guidance on how new style plans are to implement policies in NPF4.


1 For LDPs in place under the previous planning system, the Development Plan will comprise the NPF, LDP and any statutory Supplementary Guidance.

2 ‘establishments’ are sites requiring hazardous substances consent under the Planning (Hazardous Substances) (Scotland) Act 1997 – also known as major-accident hazard sites.

3 S.S.I. 2015/181



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