Development plans

What are development plans

Development plans are statutory documents required by Scottish Government which guide the future use of land. They indicate where development and regeneration can take place and where it should not. The development plan sets out policies and proposals which helps guide decisions on planning applications.

The development plan for South Lanarkshire consists of: 

The proposed South Lanarkshire Local Development Plan 2 has been prepared and submitted to the Scottish Government Planning and Environmental Appeals Division (DPEA) for consideration. It is anticipated that the plan will be adopted in 2020.

Local Development Plan

Email: Local Development Plan