Our planning policy team are responsible for a range of policy matters including the Local Plan.
Local Plan and planning policies
- West Lancashire Local Plan 2012-2027 (current adopted plan)
- West Lancashire Local Plan 2023-2040 (emerging plan - currently out for consultation)
- Supplementary planning documents
- Neighbourhood Planning / Burscough Neighbourhood Plan
- Evidence, studies, research and monitoring
- Strategic Housing and Employment Land Availability Assessment
- Annual Monitoring Reports (AMRs)
- Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation
- Article 4 Directions
- Local Development Orders
Related Lancashire / national planning policies
- West Lancashire Highways and Transport Masterplan (external link).
- Minerals and Waste Local Plan for Lancashire (external link)
- The National Planning Policy Framework (external link)