Decision details

Cumbria Minerals & Waste Local Plan 2014-2029

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes


To approve the policies and relevant text changes in the draft Minerals & Waste Local Plan, in order that the Plan and its supporting documents can be issued for public consultation, in accordance with the 2012 Local Plan Regulations.


The Corporate Director Environment and Community Services presented a report which sought Cabinet’s agreement that the draft Cumbria Minerals and Waste Local Plan be published for public consultation (a repeated Regulation 18 consultation).  Appendix 1 to the report provided a summary of the responses received during the previous consultation, from February to April 2013.

A list of the draft Local Plan policies without the supporting text was provided in Appendix 2.  The proposed changes to the supporting text could be found in Appendix 3.


(1)   the draft Minerals and Waste Local Plan be published for consultation in accordance with Regulation 18 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012;

(2)   authority be delegated to the Corporate Director Environment and Community Services in consultation with the Cabinet member for Environment  to make further editing changes to the draft Local Plan that may be necessary.


Report author: Sue Brett

Publication date: 10/02/2015

Date of decision: 05/02/2015

Decided at meeting: 05/02/2015 - Cabinet

Effective from: 18/02/2015

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