Local Development Scheme

The Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act which came into force in September 2004, requires that a local authority should prepare a Local Development Scheme. The Local Development Scheme (LDS) sets out the timetable for the Local Development Documents that the Council will produce as part of the Cornwall Local Plan (formerly referred to as the Local Development Framework). The LDS provides brief details of the documents to be produced, and it shows the local community when they can become involved in the Local Plan process.

Current Position

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The 2017 Local Development Scheme was signed off for publication by the Service Director in consultation with the Portfolio Holder. It came into effect on 20 December 2017. 

The Local Development Scheme has been through several iterations as follows:

The Local Development Scheme was discussed at the following Committees: