Draft Aberdeenshire Local Development Plan 2021

The  Proposed Aberdeenshire Local Development Plan 2020 has now been submitted to the Scottish Government for a Reporter to consider all of the comments received in response to the 2020 consultation, and to determine its final form. The documents can be viewed on the DPEA website: Scottish Government – DPEA – Case Details (scotland.gov.uk)

  • The Proposed Plan is the ‘settled view’ of Aberdeenshire Council following a period of substantial scrutiny and previous public consultation.
  • In essence, the Proposed Plan contains a Vision statement, the policies to be used in determining planning applications, and what development is expected to take place, and where.