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Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy Development Plan Document

The purpose of the Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy DPD is to ensure that Surrey County Council can meet its requirements for minerals in the most sustainable way, and to set the framework and policies within which future planning applications for mineral development will be considered.

Latest News on the Aggregates Recycling Joint Development Plan Document (DPD)

The Aggregates Recycling Joint DPD for the Minerals and Waste Plans was adopted by Full Council at their meeting on the 12 February 2013.

The statement of adoption, the adopted Aggregates Recycling Joint DPD (12 February 2013), Post-Adoption Environmental Statement (February 2013) and the Updated Environmental Report (August 2012) are available to view on the Aggregates Recycling Joint DPD webpage.

Adoption of the Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy DPD and Primary Aggregates DPD

The Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy and Primary Aggregates Development Plan Documents (DPDs) were adopted by Surrey County Council at its meeting of 19 July 2011. A Government Planning Inspector examined the documents and concluded that they were 'sound' subject to some changes, further details and both adopted plans can be found on the adoption webpage.

The Council is required to provide a document showing how environmental considerations have been taken into account in the production of DPDs. The post adoption environmental statement and further information can be found on the Strategic Environmental Assessment/Sustainability Appraisal webpage. You can also find information on the stages prior to their adoption on the submission and examination webpages.

Consultations on the Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy DPD

There have been a number of consultations during the preparation of the minerals plan that have informed preparation. All of the consultation documents and the responses received are available to be viewed on the Surrey Minerals Plan consultations page.

Background information on the Surrey Minerals Plan Core Strategy DPD

The Surrey Minerals Plan background page provides information on Surrey's minerals and why we need a minerals plans. The programme for review is set out in the Minerals and Waste Development Scheme. Information on progress of the plan can also be viewed through email updates which were issued during the production of the plan. The current Core Strategy DPD 2011 supersedes the Surrey Minerals Local Plan 1993.

Further information

The links below give access to other key areas of information on the Surrey minerals plan.


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  • Updated: 13 Feb 2013
  • Rosemary Cottrell
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