Craven District Council

Craven District Council

Previous Planning Policy

Historic information and studies, including the local development framework, sports, open space and recreation facilities, retail analysis, employment needs and urban potential studies.

This previous work was carried out under the old local development framework (LDF) system of plan-making, which preceded the current local plan system.

Regional spatial strategy (2008)

The RSS was revoked on 22nd February 2013 and is no longer part of Craven's development plan.

The Yorkshire and Humber Plan (Regional Spatial Strategy to 2026) [2Mb] 


Core strategy preferred option (2007) 

Key issues to take forward from the Core Strategy Preferred Option consultation [425kb] 

Consultation Documents


Issues & options (2006)  

Consultation responses

Consultation documents


LDF conference (2005)  

Shaping Places and Spaces Conference Feedback


Sustainability appraisal   

Sustainability appraisal documents

Documents


Retail analysis and town centre health checks  

This study has been superseded and archived.

This 2004 study has been superseded by an updated retail and leisure study (with health checks), which was completed in 2016 and is available on our Planning policy facts & figures web-page. An archive copy is kept here, but is no longer in use. (Please note that Appendix 1 maps are not available to download, but can be provided on request.)

Skipton

Smaller centres

Bentham

Cross Hills

Ingleton

Settle

 Sports, open space and recreation facilities assessment 

This 2004 assessment has been superseded by an updated playing pitch, open space and built facilities study, which was completed in 2016. Archive copies kept here are no longer in use.
Facilities assessments
Open Space Assessment
Pitch and Outdoor Sports Facilities Assessment - Part 4
Pitch and Outdoor Sports Facilities Assessment
Open Space Strategy and Action Plan
Built Facilities Assessment
Summary of Site Visits - Skipton and Gargrave
Summary of Site Visits - North Craven
Sports, Open Space and Recreation Facilities Assessment - Section 1
Built Facilities Strategy and Action Plan
Summary of Site Visits - South Craven
Summary of Site Visits - Settle and Mid-Craven
Pitch and Outdoor Sports Facilities Strategy and Action Plan
Sports, Open Space and Recreation Facilities Assessment - Executive Summary
Action Plan Update for Open Space
Action Plan Update for Sports Pitches
Summary of Minimum Local Standards