The Planning policy provides the policy framework for the future development of the district. Against this, planning decisions will be based through the preparation of the Local Plan.
CIL raises funds from developers undertaking new building projects in Calderdale. It is used to fund the wide range of infrastructure needed as a result of development.
The Evidence base informs the preparation of the Local Plan, by providing robust evidence of the development needs, pressures and issues within Calderdale. It will be submitted for examination with the published version of the Local Plan.
This will be the new development framework for Calderdale. It includes the timetable for consultation and implementation and Neighbourhood development plans to help local communities shape development within their area.
Supplementary planning documents provide additional information on the implementation of Development plan document policies. Other guidance is occasionally issued to assist developers in formulation planning applications and decision takers in arriving at their decisions.
Landowners and communities can suggest sites for consideration within the Local Plan process.
The Replacement Calderdale Unitary Development Plan, sets out the existing land use planning framework for the future of Calderdale. It was adopted on 25th August 2006. It will be replaced by the Local Plan, when this is adopted.
Annual monitoring report
The following reports show Calderdale's performance and response against national/local criteria planning and development indicators:
- Annual monitoring report 2013-14 [PDF 1115KB]
- Annual monitoring report 2012-13 [PDF 401KB]
- Annual monitoring report 2011-12 [PDF 1600KB]
- Annual monitoring report 2010-11 [PDF 530KB]
- Annual monitoring report 2009-10 [PDF 488KB]
For earlier reports, contact Spatial planning.
Statement of Community Involvement (SCI)
The Statement of Community Involvement was adopted by Council in April 2016:
- Username Spatial Planning team
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org