Submission of Local Plan for Cannock Chase District
5th June 2013
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The Local Plan (Part 1) sets out the strategic and development management policy for Cannock Chase District up to 2028 to help shape the way in which its physical, economic, social and environmental characteristics will change. It brings together the former emerging Core Strategy and Rugeley Town Centre Area Action Plan into one document.

Councillor Gordon Alcott, Economic Development and Planning Portfolio Leader said “The submission of this plan is the next step in the development framework for Cannock Chase District over future years. It follows extensive consultation since 2006, the most recent being publication of the Local Plan and a 6 week consultation with residents. It addresses key challenges and opportunities and will help improve the living environment of those living within the District”.

All submission documents are available to view from 3rd June 2013 at Cannock Chase District Council, Civic Centre, Beecroft Road, Cannock, Staffs WS11 1BG and on Cannock Chase District Council’s website at In addition the Cannock Chase Local Plan (Part 1), the Summary of Representations received and the Additional (Minor) Modifications recommended are available for inspection at the following locations during normal opening hours:

• Public Libraries at Cannock, Rugeley, Hednesford, Brereton, Norton Canes and Heath Hayes

• Council area office at Rugeley

The Programme Officer for the examination is Helen Wilson. Helen can be contacted by email: or by telephone on 01527 65741 or 07879 443035 regarding any Local Plan examination matters.

Otherwise for general information on the Local Plan please telephone Cannock Chase District Council on 01543 462621 and ask for Planning Policy. Information courtesy of Kirsteen Harvey Communications Officer

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