Eden Local Plan adoption
We adopted the Eden Local Plan 2014 to 2032 on 11 October 2018. The Eden Local Plan sets planning policies for the District against which we will assess planning applications. The Eden Local Plan also allocates land for various uses, including housing development across the District and setting out a strategic vision for growth.
Eden Local Plan documents
The documents listed above are available for inspection at the following locations:
Eden District Council, Town Hall, Corney Square, Penrith CA11 7QF
Eden District Council, Mansion House, Friargate, Penrith CA11 7YG
Alston Local Links, Alston Town Hall, Front Street, Alston CA9 3RF
Appleby Library, Low Wiend, Appleby-in-Westmorland CA16 6QP
Kirkby Stephen Local Links, The Old Grammar School, Vicarage Lane, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QX
Lazonby Co-op (Library Link), Henderson Buildings, Lazonby CA10 1BG
Penrith Library, St. Andrew's Churchyard, Penrith CA11 7YA
Shap Library Link, The Old Courthouse, Main Street, Shap CA10 3NL
An interactive Policy Map will be available online shortly.
You can purchase hard copies of the Eden Local Plan and Policy Map around mid-November 2018.
We submitted the Eden Local Plan to the Secretary of State for independent examination on the 23 December 2015. The Secretary of State appointed Planning Inspector, Melvyn Middleton BA(Econ) DipTP Dip Mgmt MRTPI, to undertake the examination.
Pursuant to section 23 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, we made modifications to the Eden Local Plan. The main modifications were confirmed by the Inspector appointed by the Secretary of State and are set out in the published Inspector’s Report. A number of additional modifications have been included, as necessary technical changes resulting from representations received during the public consultations and at the hearing sessions held in 2016 and 2017.
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