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The Planning Policy team is responsible for preparing and reviewing the development plan documents which set out how land and buildings in the area should be used. These planning policies are used by us to determine planning applications.
All our planning policies have to fit with the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF)
Further information on our current consultations, Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) and evidence base documents are available from this section.
The Development Plan is the legal policy framework against which planning applications and other development proposals are assessed. In Preston, the Development Plan is comprised of:
If you require help with something in this section, please contact us.