Minerals and Waste Local Plan (MWLP) update was adopted in July 2017. All minerals and waste plans produced previously, except the
Development and Implementation Principles SPD, have been superseded by this plan.
The MWLP update replaces the
Minerals and Waste Local Plan (MWLP) (partial review) document adopted in 2014. This document brought together the separate elements of the Minerals and Waste Development Framework (MWDF) into one combined Local Plan and extended the plan period to 2031.
Prior to the adoption of the MWLP (partial review) document, the MWDF provided a collection of development plans for minerals and waste in the county. It comprised the following plans:
Prior to the adoption of the MWDF, the Minerals Local Plan and the Waste Local Plan, both adopted in 2006, provided the development plan for minerals and waste in the county.