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The Development Plan for West Berkshire

Find out more about what the Local Plan is and how we use it as part of the overall Development Plan for West Berkshire

The National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) sets out the Government's planning policies and must be taken into consideration in the preparation of Local Plans. 

Applications for planning permission must be determined in accordance with the Development Plan unless material considerations indicate otherwise.

The Development Plan is currently made up of a number of different documents:

Neighbourhood Development Plans, when adopted, will also form part of the Development Plan.  

The timetable for the preparation of further Development Plan Documents (DPDs), which will be included in the Local Plan, is set out in the Local Development Scheme (LDS).

We are currently working on the following document:


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