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Submission draft Wyre local plan

On the 23 January 2018, the council submitted the local plan and its supporting documents for independent examination to the Secretary of State.

The submission documents are supported by a number of evidence base documents and supporting studies. All the documents are available on the submission document library.

Following submission of the local plan and supporting documents to the Planning Inspectorate the council have noticed a number of minor inconsistencies and omissions that require amendment to the original documents. These are detailed on the submission document library.

Hard copies of the following submission documents are available at the locations listed below.

  • SD001 Publication draft Wyre local plan September 2017
  • SD002 Publication draft policies map
  • SD003a Schedule of minor modifications
  • SD003b Addendum to schedule of minor modifications Available in the locations below from 23rd February 2018
  • SD005a Sustainability appraisal (August 2017)
  • SD005b Sustainability appraisal non-technical summary (August 2017)
  • SD006 Habitat regulation assessment (September 2017) and
  • SD007a – SD007j Statement of consultation (January 2018)
Location Opening Times
Wyre Borough Council, Civic Centre Reception, Breck Road, Poulton-le-Fylde, FY6 7PU 8.30am - 5pm Monday to Friday
Fleetwood Library, North Albert Street, Fleetwood, FY7 6AJ Mon 9am – 5pm; Tues 9am – 7pm; Wed 9am – 12.30pm; Thurs 9am – 7 pm; Fri 9am – 5 pm; Sat 9am – 4 pm; Sun Closed
Poulton-le-Fylde Library, Blackpool Old Road, Poulton-le-Fylde, FY6 7DH Mon 9am – 5pm; Tues 9am – 7.30pm; Wed 9am – 12.30pm; Thurs 9am – 7.30 pm; Fri 9am – 5 pm; Sat 9am – 1 pm; Sun Closed
Knott End Library, 26 Lancaster Rd, Knott End on-Sea, FY6 0AU Mon , Tues Thurs Fri  9.30 am –12.30pm,  1.30pm – 6pm; Wed  Closed; Sat 9.30am –12.30 pm; Sun Closed
Garstang Library, Windsor Road, Garstang, PR3 1ED Mon 9.30 am – 5pm; Tues 9.30am – 7.30pm; Wed 9.30am – 12.30pm; Thurs 9.30am – 7.30 pm; Fri 9.30am – 5 pm; Sat 9.30am –1 pm; Sun Closed

The above documents are also available to view on the mobile library. Further information including the location of the nearest stop is available by contacting the library service.

What happens next?

Inspector Mark Dakeyne BA (Hons) MRTPI has been appointed to undertake an independent examination into the soundness of the local plan and to subsequently issue a report with their conclusions.

Tony Blackburn has been appointed as an independent Programme Officer to administer the examination and assist the Inspector. All correspondence relating to the examination should be via the Programme Officer. Items should be sent to him, preferably by email, or alternatively by post to him at:

15 Ottawa Close

Additionally he may be contacted by telephone on 01254 260286.

Further information will be available on the examination webpage, which will be updated frequently as the examination proceeds.

Contact us

For any enquiries regarding the local plan please contact the planning policy team:

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