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Launceston Southern Growth Area Concept Plan

Launceston Town Council and Cornwall Council are preparing a concept plan that focuses on an area south of Launceston.  It takes a proactive approach to how it believes development in this area should come forward.

The development of this concept plan has involved Town Councillors, landowners, residents and Cornwall Council and has been amended to reflect feedback received during a public consultation in September and October 2019.

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To further support the development of the concept plan, Launceston Town Council and Cornwall Council would like you input, which can help the final document during a 6-week public consultation from 29 June to 10 August 2020.

The Concept Plan documents can be found on this page.  Comments should reach us by 10 August 2020 and can be submitted by:

Email: (please use the word Launceston in the subject bar) or


Launceston Concept Plan Consultation,
Sustainable Growth and Innovation,
1st Floor,
Dolcoath Avenue,
TR14 8SX

A Story Map has been prepared which contains photos and illustrations, and highlights the main points of the Summary document.

The Story Map and Summary document are the main consultation documents which should be referred to (the Technical Document is more detailed and contains further maps). 

Launceston Story Map

Launceston Concept Plan: Summary document

Launceston Southern Growth Area Concept Plan: Technical document.  This is a large document so has been split into sections. The sections contain plans and diagrams and may take some time to open. 

The concept plan will be finalised, taking into consideration comments raised in the consultation.  It will then be adopted by Launceston Town Council and Cornwall Council and will be used to inform and assist the determining of any planning applications within the development area.

If you have any questions and if would like to talk to the team, you can contact us on 0300 1234 151.  Please ask for the Delivery Team.