Submission of the Local Plan

The Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012 (Regulation 22).

The North East Derbyshire Local Plan sets out the Council’s planning framework for future development in the District until 2034. It includes policies and proposals for development that will deliver North East Derbyshire’s housing and employment needs and address a range of key issues facing the District.

The North East Derbyshire Local Plan 2014-2034 Publication Draft Local Plan and Supporting Documents were submitted to the Secretary of State on Thursday 24 May 2018 for independent examination. This marks the beginning of a process of public examination that will take place during 2018.

Notice of Submission

A copy of the Notice of Submission can be viewed below:

Local Plan Examination Library

The examination library contains the documents which support the North East Derbyshire Local Plan and may be used as reference documents during the examination hearings. It will also list documents related to the examination and will be updated as the examination progresses.

The Index of Documents (.pdf | 150kb) provides an up to date list of all the documents that comprise the library for the examination of the North East Derbyshire Local Plan.

Submission Documentation

The submission documentation include:

  • The North East Derbyshire Local Plan Development Plan Document;
  • Policies Maps (map 1, map 2, map 3, map 4, map 5)
  • Sustainability Appraisal (SA);
  • Statement of Consultation in accordance with Regulation 22;
  • Copies of representations made in accordance with Regulation 20; and
  • Supporting documents

Copies of the submission documents will be made available at the District Council offices in Wingerworth (2013 Mill Lane, Wingerworth, Chesterfield, S42 6NG), which is open from Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm. Please note copies of representations and supporting documents will be made available at the Council offices upon prior request.

Copies of the North East Derbyshire Local Plan Submission documents listed above (excluding copies of the representations and supporting documents) will also be available for inspection at the following libraries (during normal opening hours):

  • Chesterfield Central
  • Clay Cross
  • Dronfield
  • Eckington
  • Holmewood
  • Killamarsh
  • Wingerworth
  • Mobile Library Services

Once confirmed by the Secretary of State, dates for the examination hearings, and any pre-hearing meeting, will be published via the online Local Plan Examination Library web page and all those who responded to the consultation on the Publication Draft Plan and requested to be kept informed will be notified.