|Community Infrastructure Levy
||The CIL is a fixed rate per square metre charge on the internal floor area of new housing and retail developments in certain areas of the borough. The charge is operational from 01 March 2019.
|Supplementary Planning Documents
||These give more detailed guidance on the implementation of policies, for example on design, heritage or specific sites or locations. A number of SPDs are already adopted. Consultation on the Brooks Lane Masterplan (Middlewich) took place between 14 January and 25 February 2019. Responses are currently being considered.
|Authority Monitoring Report
||The AMR sets out progress made on producing Local Plan documents and implementing planning policies. Data is reported on targets and indicators that enable the council to monitor the effectiveness of its planning policies.
|Local Development Scheme
||Sets out the timetable for the preparation of Local Plan documents. The current scheme covers the period 2018 - 2020.
|Statement of Community InvolvementStatement of Community Involvement
||Describes how the council will involve the community and other interested parties in the preparation of new Local Plan documents and in the consideration of planning applications.
|Infrastructure Delivery Plan
||The Infrastructure Delivery Plan Update (PDF, 1.2MB) sets out what future infrastructure is required and how it will be provided.
|Local Plan Research and Evidence
||Research and evidence is important to ensure that the Local Plan addresses the issues and needs present in the area. A large body of research and evidence has been published to inform the Local Plan including reports on housing, employment, retail, Green Belt, the environment, open spaces, sports needs, minerals, waste and transport.
|Local Plan Consultations
||Community engagement is very important when producing new Local Plan documents. This page reports on the consultations that have been carried out and those that are coming up soon. You can also register online to receive updates on Local Plan consultations.