Local Plan

Local Plan

Our Local Plan guides how and where development will take place in the borough, and it is the basis for how we make decisions on planning applications.

If our documents are not accessible to you, you can request a different format here.
Chesterfield Borough Local Plan 2018 - 2035 PDF (PDF 3.4 MB)
Local Plan policies map PDF (PDF 26.66 MB)

The Local Plan was adopted on 15 July 2020 following an examination in public. You can see all the examination documents.

The Local Plan is supported by a wide range of research and information that can be found in the evidence base

You can read more about the purpose of Local Plans and how they are developed on GOV.uk.

Please note: minerals and waste local development documents are prepared by Derbyshire County Council.

Last updated on 19 January 2023