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The Local Plan requires councils to have a range of up-to-date information which can be used as an evidence base to inform decision making and the preparation of the planning policies.

The information below examines demographics and the socio-economic characteristics of the borough. Both reports will inform the preparation of the Local Plan.

An Ageing Population in West Lancashire

This document examines the demographic trends in the borough's ageing population, and the social and economic issues that the changes create.