Issue details

Adoption of the Herefordshire Minerals & Waste Local Plan

To recommend to Council that the Herefordshire Minerals and Waste Local Plan ('the MWLP') be adopted.

Decision type: Budget and policy framework

Decision status: For Determination

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 05/09/2023

Decision due: 8 March 2024 by Council

Considered on: 25 January 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet member environment

Lead director: Corporate Director – Economy & Environment

Department: Economy and Environment

Contact: Victoria Eaton, Senior planning officer Email: Tel: 01432 260146.


The plan-making process (which is governed by legislation) has involved extensive engagement with local people, interest groups and statutory agencies.

During the preparation of the MWLP there have been several periods of statutory public consultation, as follows:

- Issues and options, August - October 2017
- Draft MWLP, January - March 2019
- Publication Draft MWLP, April - May 2021
- Examination in public hearing sessions, November 2022
- MWLP Main Modifications, June - August 2023.

Details of any declarations of interest: None


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