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Proposed Submission Local Plan 2020-2040

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1. Proposed Submission Local Plan

An overview of the Local Plan

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The Proposed Submission Local Plan 2020-2040 sets out policies for how development will be managed in the district, and includes site allocations for new housing, employment premises, gypsy and traveller pitches, and wind turbines.

This is the Regulation 19 version of the Plan (i.e. the final draft). It is the version of the Plan which will be submitted to the Planning Inspectorate for public examination. We will now consider the comments received and recommend any modifications to the Inspector examining the Plan if appropriate.


Chapter 1: General Policies

Chapter 2: Climate Change

Chapter 3: Design and Wellbeing

Chapter 4: Economy

Chapter 5: Homes

Chapter 6: Environment

Chapter 7: Site Allocations - Overview

Chapter 8: Newton Abbot and Kingsteignton Garden Community Policies and Allocations

Chapter 9: Edge of Exeter

Chapter 10: Coastal Towns

Chapter 11: Rural Towns

Chapter 12: Villages

Appendix 1: Superseded and Extant Policies 

Appendix 2: Useful Terms 

Appendix 3: Housing Trajectory 

Appendix 4: District Design Code 

Appendix 5: Illustrative Concept Plans

Use this short ‘Need to Know Guideto find out what’s in the Plan.

The following documents were available for comment:

Use this short 'Need to Know Guide' to find out what's in the Plan

A range of supporting documents  provide additional information and evidence which have informed the Plan. 

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