Local plan

Current consultations

Below is a list of active public consultations for documents relating to the Local Plan. To find out more information about the consultations click on the links below.  

Paper copies of these documents are available to view at Council shops and Libraries across the borough (where applicable).

There is also a list of past consultations for information.

Active consultations

There are currently no active consultations. 

Past consultations

  • Call for Sites - (closed Friday 7th April 2017)
  • Local Plan Part 2: Site Allocations and Development Policies - Scoping Report and Methodology - (closed Friday 7th April 2017)
  • Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report for Local Plan Part 2 - (closed Friday 7th April 2017)
  • Green Belt Assessment  - (closed Friday 7th April 2017)
  • Colne Neighbourhood Area consultation - (closed Friday 11th November 2016)
  • Barrowford Neighbourhood Plan (first draft) consultation - (closed Sunday 28th August 2016)
  • Trawden Forest Neighbourhood Area consultation - (closed Friday 19th August 2016)
  • East Colne and Villages Neighbourhood Area consultation - (closed on  Friday 6th May 2016)
  • Core Strategy (Pre-Submission Report) - (closed on Monday 24th November 2014)
  • Core Strategy (Further Options Report) and Evidence Base documents (Strategic Housing Market Assessment, Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment, Development Viability Study, Employment Land Review and Infrastructure Strategy) - (closed on Friday 21st February 2014)
  • Core Strategy (Publication Report) - (closed on Monday 3rd December 2012) 
  • Evidence base documents - (closed on Monday 3rd December 2012)
  • Employment Land Survey 2012 - (closed on Friday 11th May 2012)
  • Core Strategy (Preferred Options Report) - (closed on Monday 12th December 2011)
  • Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment Update Report 2010 (closed Monday 28th February 2011) 
  • Burnley and Pendle Affordable Housing Site Viability Study Update 2010 (closed Monday 15th November 2010)
  • South Pennines Renewable and Low Carbon Energy Study (closed Monday 1st November 2010)
  • Railway Street Neighbourhood Supplementary Planning Document (closed Monday 4th October 2010)
  • Bradley Area Action Plan - Publication Report (closed Monday 20th September 2010)
  • Draft Pendle Biodiversity Audit - (closed Monday 7th June 2010)
  • LDF Site Search - Stage 2 Sites - (closed Monday 22nd February 2010) 
  • Draft Interim Housing Policy - (closed Monday 14th September 2009)
  • Local Development Framework (LDF) Site Search Consultation - Call for Sites 2 (closed Monday 14th September 2009)
  • Draft Affordable Housing Site Viability Study Consultation (closed Monday 8th June 2009)
  • Draft Design Principles Supplementary Planning Document Consultation - SPD (closed 14th April 2009)
  • Core Strategy - Issues and Options Report Consultation - DPD (closed 18th August 2008)
  • Land Use Allocations - Issues and Options Consultation - DPD (closed 18th August 2008)
  • Draft Settlement Hierarchy and Sustainable Rural Settlements Study - Evidence Base (closed 21st July 2008)
  • Draft Open Space Audit - Evidence Base (closed 21st July 2008)
  • Bradley Area Action Plan - Preferred Options Report - DPD (closed 31st March 2008)
  • Draft Conservation Area Design and Development Guidance - SPD (closed 29th February 2008)
  • Draft Employment Land Review - Evidence Base (closed 15th February 2008)
  • Draft Strategic Housing Land Availability Assessment - Evidence Base (closed 28th January 2008)
  • Employment Land Review - Site Search Consultation - Evidence Base (closed 3rd October 2007)
  • "You choose the future of Pendle" - Core Strategy / Land Use Allocations Issues and Options (Reg. 25) (closed 31st August 2007)
  • Design Principles - SPD Objectives (closed 15th June 2007)
  • Pendle Conservation Area Design and Development Guidance - SPD Objectives (Closed 15th June 2007)
  • Housing Land Availability Assessment - Identifying Sites Stage - Evidence Base (closed Friday 23rd February 2007)
  • Submission Draft (Reg 28) Statement of Community Involvement (closed 22nd December 2006)
  • SEA/SA Scoping Report for the Core Strategy and Land Use Allocations DPDs (closed 4th December 2006)