Adopted Local Plan
The Central Lincolnshire Local Plan was adopted by the Central Lincolnshire Joint Strategic Planning Committee (CLJSPC) on 24 April 2017 and it now replaces the Local Plans of the City of Lincoln, West Lindsey and North Kesteven District Councils. The adopted Central Lincolnshire Local Plan and associated documents are available to download below, or you can visit the Central Lincolnshire Policies Map and Inset Maps page.
View the Sustainability Appraisal and Habitats Regulation Assessment for the Adopted Local Plan.
Previous Stages of Work on the Local Plan
Submission and Examination
The Central Lincolnshire Local Plan was submitted to the Secretary of State on 29 June 2016 (please refer to the Local Plan Examination page for details). All representations received were submitted alongside the Local Plan itself and various evidence documents.
As part of the examination, public hearings sessions were held in Lincoln between 1 November and 14 December 2016. Following the close of the hearing sessions, your comments are invited on the Proposed Main Modifications as part of the examination of the Central Lincolnshire Local Plan. The Main Modifications have been identified as those necessary to make the Central Lincolnshire Local Plan sound and/or legally compliant.
Consultation on the Proposed Main Modifications to the Central Lincolnshire Local Plan took place between Monday 23 January and 5pm on Monday 6 March 2017. The Proposed Main Modifications consultation has now closed and all representations received are available to view on the Local Plan Examination page.
Proposed Submission Draft Local Plan
Consultation on the Proposed Submission Central Lincolnshire Local Plan and associated Policies Map took place between Friday 15 April and Thursday 26 May 2016. The Statement of Representations Procedure set out full details of the consultation. Documents that formed part of the consultation can be viewed in the Planning Policy Library.
Further Draft Local Plan
Consultation on the Further Draft Local Planand associated Policies Maptook place between Thursday 15 October and Wednesday 25 November 2015. Documents that formed part of the consultation can be viewed in the Planning Policy Library.
Preliminary Draft Local Plan
Consultation on the Preliminary Draft Local Plantook place between 1 October and 11 November 2014. Documents that formed part of the consultation can be viewed in the Planning Policy Library.
Local Development Scheme
The Local Development Scheme was approved by the CLJSPC on 15 June 2015. It sets out a timetable for the preparation of the Central Lincolnshire Local Plan for the period 2015 to 2017. The Local Plan has now been adopted broadly in line with the previous LDS. A revised LDS will be published shortly.