The Core Strategy is the main document setting out the strategic level Policies and Vision to guide the delivery of development and investment decisions and the overall future for the Leeds district. It plans for the longer term regeneration and growth of the district over a 15 year period. All the other Local Development Framework (LDF) documents will be directly guided by its policies, including Site Allocations, Aire Valley Leeds Area Action Plan and Neighbourhood Plans.
The Core Strategy was submitted to the Secretary of State on 26th April 2013 for examination by an independent planning inspector.
Further details on the Submission of the Core Strategy, including links to Core Documents and the Evidence Base can be on the Core Strategy – Submission page (see Related Pages to the left).
As the Examination progresses the latest material can be found on the Core Strategy – Examination page (see Related Pages to the left).
For details of previous stages see Core Strategy – Key Stages page.