Site Allocation and Policies Development Plan

The Site Allocation and Policies Development Plan Document allocates land for specific types of development and includes policies to guide how these sites are developed.

Adopted Site Allocation and Policies (SAP) Development Plan Document (DPD)

The Site Allocation and Policies DPD [SAP] forms part of the Local Development Plan.  It allocates land for specific types of development and includes policies to guide how these sites are developed.  It also includes policies to guide development which expand on those included in the Core Strategy.

The SAP covers all the district except for Grantham.

The Site Allocation and Policies DPD [SAP] was adopted by the council on 17 April 2014, and now forms part of the Local Development Plan for the district.

The adopted DPD and supporting documents are available below:

Following adoption of the SAP DPD the Policies Map is being updated to reflect the most up to date policies.  Once completed the updated Policies Map will be available here >>

The changes are detailed below:

The adoption of the SAP DPD followed examination by an independent Planning Inspector who concluded that the SAP DPD was sound, subject to a number of modifications, and provided an appropriate basis for the planning of the district up to 2026.