These adopted plans make up our development plan for Maidstone:
The policies in them will be used to make decisions on planning applications.
We've also adopted supplementary planning documents (SPD) and endorsed supplementary guidance documents (SG). They provide additional guidance on local and national planning policies:
Use the Local Plan Policies Map, or see below to find out about Planning Policies at various levels.
Our Integrated Transport Strategy gives us a framework for making decisions on transport issues around the borough. Specifically on addressing problems with our existing transport network and it's long term development.
Our Walking & Cycling Strategy brings together a number of actions and policies promoting walking and cycling in the borough, including building new infrastructure to support it.
Both strategies were adopted on 13 September 2016.
We'll continue to prepare additional studies which are a material consideration in the planning process.
They'll help to support future reviews of our local plan, other policy documents and may also be used when making decisions on planning applications.
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