Plan Background Reports

Supporting the Modified Plan

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The Modified Proposed Local Development Plan (The Plan) is supported by Background Reports. They support what The Plan says and does, and how it was put together.

The following Background Reports will be available as part of the Proposed Plan Public Consultation and will be submitted for Examination.

These include:

pdf icon Main Issues Report (MIR) 2015 [2Mb]

pdf icon Main Issues Report 2016 [5Mb] (Report on the Responses to the MIR and Site Options)

pdf icon Oxford Economics Economic Outlook and Scenario [1Mb] providing an economic profile and forecast for North Lanarkshire as a basis for the Modified Proposed Local Development Plan growth scenario.

pdf icon Oxford Economics Economic Outlook and Scenario 2018 [1Mb] providing an economic profile and forecast for North Lanarkshire 2018 update.

 pdf icon Places for Business and Industry Charrette [3Mb] considering a new policy framework for business sites.

 pdf icon South Wishaw Mini-Charrette [10Mb] considering the effectiveness of land for housing in the South Wishaw area.

Local Housing Strategy for meeting needs and improving the quality of housing in North Lanarkshire.

Housing Needs and Demand Assessment setting housing land requirements for the Clydeplan area.

 pdf icon Affordable Housing Report [254kb] providing evidence in support of an affordable housing policy.

Development Planning and Management Transport Appraisal Guidance

An appraisal has been carried out in accordance with this guidance to identify transport infrastructure mitigation due to impact of developments. Appraisals covering sites in pdf icon Bargeddie & Carnbroe [2Mb] and pdf icon Cumbernauld/Newmains & Wishaw [3Mb] have been carried out.

pdf icon Local Landscape Character Assessment [13Mb] updating local landscape character designations.

pdf icon Landscape Capacity Study for Wind Turbine Development [13Mb] considering the capacity of local landscapes to accommodate wind turbines in the Clyde Plan area.

pdf icon Site Selection Methodology [2Mb] setting out how potential development sites were selected and assessed.

pdf icon Urban Boundaries Review Background Report [10Mb] assessing long-term defensible settlement boundaries.

 pdf icon Green Network Opportunities [3Mb] identifying strategic locations for green infrastructure improvements.

pdf icon Statement of Landscape Importance for the Clyde Valley Special Landscape Area Background Report [2Mb]

pdf icon Statement of Landscape Importance for the Kilsyth Hills Special Landscape Area Background Report [4Mb]

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