East Dorset local planning policy
Find out more about the Local Development Framework and the East Dorset District Council Local Plan.
East Dorset District Council Local Development Framework
The Government has introduced major changes to the planning system with the introduction of the Planning & Compulsory Purchase Act 2004. Greater community involvement in the preparation of planning policy and the consideration of major planning applications is a central aspect of the new system.
East Dorset District Council Local Plan
The East Dorset local plan was adopted on 11 January 2002 and provides planning policy for the whole district.